Safety is lifeWith safety at our core, we exhibit exemplary performance and commit to the well-being of our people
Our safety pillars set the foundation for our success
Safety is a constant state of mind, ingrained into our attitudes, values, goals, and behaviours, because simply having the best training, tools, equipment, processes, and procedures is not enough to keep us safe. Our behavioural commitment to safety and strong culture is built upon tenacious dedication from management, employee involvement, excellent training programs, industry involvement, and a constant focus on innovation and improvement.
Our dedication and efforts result in outstanding safety performance and our industry-leading reputation as a top specialty electrical contractor.
of Employee Involvement
We prioritize training and developing our employees, and equip them with the right tools, equipment, resources, and knowledge to make informed decisions. Through extensive training programs that focus on tactical skills and human behavior, we empower our people to take responsibility for their actions and for those around them. This personal dedication and unrelenting commitment to safety lead to improved performance, increased engagement, reduced turnover, and enhanced morale. Our employees are crucial to our safety culture, and we strive to ensure everyone returns home safely at the end of each day.
WPE is WorkSafe COR certified and a leader in electrical construction safety. We frequently volunteer with groups, committees, and task forces pursuing goals to improve industry safety standards. WPE’s safety leadership team has a long history of supporting safety programs such as the Council of Construction Association (COCA), the Construction Industry Rehabilitation Plan, and the BC Construction Safety Alliance. We are proud of the fact that this volunteer work has contributed to improving our industry’s overall safety climate.
As an active partner with industry agencies, trade partners, and clients, we continuously look for innovative ways to enhance our safety programs and implement best practices to improve worker safety. In the end, we will never compromise when safety is on the line.