Wage Safety Representatives

The wage safety representatives at UPI are selected from our work force who use their expertise and experience to address employee safety concerns. Responsibilities include:

  • Crew Meetings
  • Hazard Evaluations
  • Mobile Equipment Evaluations
    • Crane
    • Forklift
    • Aerial Lift
  • Ergonomic and Back Safety
  • Hazard Mapping
  • Safety Observations
  • Incident Investigations


The wage safety representatives are an integral part of Safety Improvement Teams, Joint Safety Committees and the Safety First Program. Their commitment to safety and their involvement with employees helps raise the level of safety awareness at UPI.