Public Utilities & Energy

OUR SERVICES
  • OSHA program development
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Electrical Hazard Assessment and Training
  • Fall Protection
  • Trenching and Shoring – Competent Person
  • Fire protection and prevention
  • Respirator Program and Fit-testing
  • Worker Environmental and Health and Safety training
  • Asbestos (ACM), Lead assessment
  • EHS Program review (auditing) and development
  • Industrial Hygiene Exposure Assessment
  • Environmental compliance
  • Emergency response planning, development and implementation
  • Hazardous materials management
  • Hazard Communication and Training

ENVIRONMENTAL, HEALTH AND SAFETY SERVICES FOR UTILITIES AND ENERGY COMPANIES

Emilcott provides a wide variety of environmental health and safety services to public utility and energy companies. Our experience with Utilities covers Electrical and Gas , Water, Wastewater and alternative Energy companies and agencies.  Many of these utilities are public or private companies while others are governmental agencies or Authorities.  A major part of the EHS training and consulting services we provide are similar to many construction and industrial operations with a significant focus to address the unique hazards found in each utility sector.

Electrical Utilities:

Electrical utilities have unique health and safety challenges to support their efforts in generation, distribution, construction and maintenance, asset management and service. Our expertise covers many of the basic EHS issues workers face in these various operations with an emphasis on the specialized hazards associated with both high and low voltage electrical hazards and the associated requirements and regulations.

Gas Utilities:

We have provided Health and Safety training and services to the natural gas and propane utility industry to support their efforts in distribution, construction and maintenance, asset management and service. There is always the unique challenge implementing an effective EHS program in an industry with a high potential hazard product. We have been effective in providing the basic EHS training and program support in these industries while also ensuring they focus on the unique hazards associated with handling flammable gas.

Water and Wastewater Utilities and Authorities:

We have provided Health and Safety training and services to the water utility industry to support their efforts in water treatment, distribution, construction and maintenance, and service. For the wastewater industry we have worked with their treatment, distribution, maintenance and construction operations. We have been effective in providing basic EHS training and program support in these industries while also ensuring they focus on the unique hazards associated with each specialized operations.

Alternative Energy Utilities:

There are specialized hazards associated with Alternative Solar and Wind Energy operations that range from basic construction hazards such as fall protection to electrical hazards found in any electrical utility operation. There are also unique challenges implementing effective EHS programs in this fragmented industry which is made up of many smaller contractors that have not had much experience working in the larger utility industries. We have provided tailored Health and Safety training and services to many contractors who need significant EHS support to meet the standards and expectations of the main stream utility companies and agencies.