Safety & Risk

At HPE, we have created a culture where people come first—therefore, HPE's Safety and Risk Management programs are integrated into every aspect of our projects and company operations to ensure our greatest assets—our people—are safe. These programs are focused on our goals to experience zero injuries and zero incidents on every project.

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5-Star Safety

program to zero injury

One of HPE's proven safety programs is our '5-Star Safety Program to Zero Injury' — which rewards employees who help us meet our annual safety goals and who live our safety beliefs every day and on every project:

Safety Orientation & Ongoing Programs

HPE’s safety program starts with a comprehensive orientation for all employees and is complemented with ongoing programs, initiatives, and processes that continue to educate and reinforce our safety culture. Our ongoing programs include:

  • Demonstrated Management Commitment
  • Dedicated Risk & Safety Professional
  • Safety Committee
  • OSHA Training of Foremen & Tradesmen
  • Site Specific Safety Plans
  • Job Hazard Analysis
  • Weekly Jobsite Safety Meetings
  • Daily Huddle and Pre-Task Planning Permits
  • Incident Prevention Planning
  • QA/QC Training and Standards of Safety
  • Subcontractor Partners in Risk & Safety

2022 Safety Stats

  • 0.64 EMR
  • 0.80 SMACNA EMR
  • 0.0 OSHA Dart Rate
  • 384734 Employee Hours
  • 1.80 Injuries in Total
  • 0.40 Lost Time Due to Injury

For more information regarding HPE's safety practices and programs, please contact Gary Leak, Safety & Risk Director, at 719.444.4722.