Safe Employee of the Month – June 2021

Perry Engineering has chosen Glenn “Frankie” Combs as our Safe Employee of the Month. Frankie works as an excavator operator, employed 21 years, and was nominated by a foreman. The foreman wrote, “He keeps his equipment clean and greased, watches out for people and equipment around him. Frankie is an asset to the company.” Glenn […]

2021 National Trench Safety Stand Down Week – 2021

Perry Engineering participated in the National Trench Safety Stand-Down Week again this year with 30 employees among 6 utility crews. Trenching work is some of the most dangerous construction work performed. Nationwide in 2020 there were 21 workers killed and many others injured while performing trenching work. A safety stand-down is a time to stop […]

Safe Employee of the Month – May 2021

Perry Engineering has chosen Thomas Lambert Jr. as our Safe Employee of the Month. Tommy has worked for us for 22 years as a pipe crew heavy equipment operator. He was nominated by his foreman who wrote, “Tommy unloads pipe and other material, keeping it in an orderly fashion and chocking pipe to keep it […]

Safe Employee of the Month – April 2021

Perry Engineering has chosen Mark Propst as our Safe Employee of the Month. Mark is a pipe layer, employed 34 years with the Company. His foreman wrote, “Mark is very conscious of signs of an unmarked utility that may have been missed (by the utility locator). Always wears his personal protective equipment. Watches the way […]

2021 NATIONAL SAFETY STAND-DOWN TO PREVENT FALLS IN CONSTRUCTION

For the 7th year, Perry Engineering participated in the National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction. Fatalities caused by falls from elevation continue to be a leading cause of death for construction employees. The National Safety Stand-Down raises fall hazard awareness across the country in an effort to stop fall fatalities and injuries. Perry […]

HOME BUILDERS ASSOCIATION OF VIRGINIA – 2020 BUILDERS MUTUAL SAFETY PROGRAM OF THE YEAR AWARD

Perry Engineering has been awarded the 2020 Builders Mutual Safety Program of the Year award through the Home Builders Association of Virginia. This is awarded to the builder or trade contractor who has developed, implemented and maintained a high-quality safety program. The judging criteria include: Quality of the company safety program Management’s involvement in the […]

2021 INTERNATIONAL ROADCHECK

Perry Engineering held a safety stand-down for our commercial vehicle drivers to prepare for International Roadcheck. International Roadcheck is an annual three-day event when CVSA-certified inspectors conduct compliance, enforcement and educational initiatives targeted at motor carrier, vehicle and driver safety during roadside inspections. International Roadcheck is the largest targeted enforcement program on commercial motor vehicles […]

2021 NATIONAL WORK ZONE AWARENESS WEEK

Perry Engineering participated in the annual National Work Zone Awareness Week with a safety stand-down for each of our crews. Highway work zones are potentially very dangerous places due to the congested work environment with workers and heavy machinery working side-by-side and high-speed traffic passing just a few feet away. Heavy equipment and traffic moving […]

Safe Employee of the Month – March 2021

Perry Engineering has chosen Jimmy Johnson as our Safe Employee of the Month. Jimmy has been employed 11 years as a lube/service technician. He was nominated by the Shop Manager who wrote that Jimmy does his job very well, operates a DOT regulated truck and has never had a DOT violation, has never cut a […]

Ladder Safety Training 2021

March is Ladder Safety Month, and to celebrate we invited Donnie Souders, Jobsite Safety Manager with Werner Co, to talk to our employees about ladder safety. Our Maintenance Dept. and Utility Crews learned how to properly inspect a ladder before using it, common defects to look for, and how to properly use various stepladders, straight […]