HVM achieved perfect safety record in 2018
COLUMBUS, Ohio – High Voltage Maintenance Corporation (HVM), a subsidiary of Vertiv, recently received two industry safety awards for 2018, after a year without a single reportable safety incident and no lost time due to injury. HVM visits more than 1,200 customer sites in the Midwest and New England, performing electrical testing, maintenance and engineering services.
The Occupational Excellence Achievement Award from the National Safety Council (NSC)recognizes organizations with injury and illness records better than or equal to 50% of the Bureau of Labor Statistics for their NAICS code. NECA’s Recognition of Safety Achievement program honors member companies with outstanding achievement in workplace safety and health. For 2018, HVM received the Safety Excellence award, NECA’s premier recognition for overall safety performance, along with Zero-Injury recognition for completing a full calendar year without recordable safety incidents.
“HVM is committed to the safety of our workers and customers, and we are tremendously proud of our team for completing 2018 without a single recordable safety incident or any lost time,” said John Foged, environmental, health and safety manager, HVM. “These are jobsites and tasks with inherent risks and dangers, and these awards are a testament to our team’s attention to detail, professionalism and commitment to ensuring our customers are safe and their facilities available.”
HVM maintains a rigorous safety training program for its team members. All field employees must complete OSHA safety training as a condition of employment and also complete 30 hours of refresher training every year.
High Voltage Maintenance Corporation (HVM) offers a unique combination of engineering expertise, industry application knowledge and implementation capabilities. HVM’s comprehensive services include unbiased electrical testing, maintenance, and engineering services including complete acceptance and maintenance testing, protection and control system services, commissioning, and engineering analysis available onsite 24/7.With a network of 10 service locations, HVM offers 24/7 service coverage for the Midwest and New England areas of the U.S. For additional information and a complete map of HVM service coverage, visit hvmcorp.com.
Vertiv brings together hardware, software, analytics and ongoing services to ensure its customers’ vital applications run continuously, perform optimally and grow with their business needs. Vertiv solves the most important challenges facing today’s data centers, communication networks and commercial and industrial facilities with a portfolio of power, cooling and IT infrastructure solutions and services that extends from the cloud to the edge of the network. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, USA, Vertiv employs around 20,000 people and does business in more than 130 countries. For more information, and for the latest news and content from Vertiv, visit Vertiv.com.