Spotlight On VPP – What It Means, Why It Matters

May 25, 2018

The Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) is an Occupational Safety Health Administration (OSHA) initiative that encourages companies and federal agencies to prevent workplace injuries and illnesses through hazard prevention and control, worksite analysis, training, and cooperation between management and workers. VPP enlists worker involvement to achieve injury and illness rates that are below national Bureau of… Read more

Construction In Focus Features L.E. Myers Article, “Strong Roots”

May 21, 2018

Construction In Focus magazine recently published an article featuring The L.E. Myers Co. (L.E. Myers) as a long established and successful electrical contractor helping build the United States’ infrastructure from the first streetlights in Chicago to transmission lines across Midwestern states. With over 125 years of history – tracing their roots back to Thomas Edison… Read more

At L.E. Myers and Sturgeon Electric, Employees are the Backbone of Our VPP Success

November 13, 2014

Driven by determination, teamwork, and a steadfast commitment to safety, two MYR Group Inc. (MYR Group) subsidiaries are proud to announce their continuation of STAR status in OSHA’s Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Mobile Workforce Demonstration for Construction for 2014. The L.E. Myers Co. (L.E. Myers) Chattanooga District and two divisions of the Sturgeon Electric Company,… Read more