Industry Recognition


In 2008, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recognized two MYR Group subsidiaries for achieving STAR status in their Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Mobile Workforce Demonstration for Construction, the highest VPP recognition level awarded by OSHA for workplace safety and health.  Since 2008, we have maintained VPP STAR status through our ability to continually elevate our safety program beyond industry rules and standards.


Board of Certified Safety Professionals Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) Award of Excellence
In 2012, MYR Group’s regional safety director received this award for outstanding leadership, knowledgeable expertise and commitment to the advancement in the SH&E industry.


OSHA Voluntary Protection Program Special Government Employee, Regional Special Government Employee (SGE) of the Year and Co-National SGE of the Year
Since 2010, safety managers for MYR Group have received these awards for epitomizing and exhibiting exceptional support, time, effort and action in VPP and volunteer activities that benefit the VPP and its stakeholders, and demonstrating outstanding commitment to the partnership ideals of the VPP.