News | January 24, 2019

Emcor Group, Inc. Recognized By CNA For Safety Innovation


EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE: EME), a Fortune 500® leader in mechanical and electrical construction, energy infrastructure and building services for a diverse range of businesses, today announced it received a fourth safety award in recent years from commercial insurance leader CNA for the company’s outstanding efforts promoting safety innovation in the construction and services industries. The award was presented at EMCOR’s 2019 Safety Conference in Orlando, Florida; Tony Guzzi, Chairman, President and CEO of EMCOR Group, Inc. and Matthew Pierce, EMCOR’s Vice President for Safety, Quality and Productivity, accepted the award from CNA Assistant Vice President, Risk Control, Brian Roberts and Jay Karamanol, CNA’s Risk Control Consulting Director.

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EMCOR Group, Inc. received its 4th Safety Award from insurance leader CNA---this time recognizing it ...

EMCOR Group, Inc. received its 4th Safety Award from insurance leader CNA---this time recognizing its "innovative approach to safety, quality and productivity in Construction & Service Industries." Pictured left to right: Tony Guzzi, Chairman, President, and CEO, EMCOR Group, Inc., Matthew Pierce, Vice President, Safety, Quality and Productivity, EMCOR Group, Inc., Brian Roberts, Assistant Vice President, Risk Control, CNA, and Jay Karamanol, Risk Control Consulting Director, CNA. (Photo: Business Wire)

“CNA is proud to recognize EMCOR as a four-time Safety Award recipient for its exceptional safety record and commitment to safety innovation,” said Brian Roberts. EMCOR was first recognized with the CNA Chairman's Award in 2009 for its Be There For Life, Zero Injury Program, as well as a second time in 2013 for its innovative Changing The Way We Work Program (CW3). In 2016 EMCOR received a third award for its Good Work Practices (GWP) as well as its ability to recognize and tackle industry problems. “One of the key reasons EMCOR’s safety, quality and productivity performance consistently leads the industry is its ever present safety innovation—the reason why we’re excited to make EMCOR a safety award recipient for a fourth time.”

"We’re extremely gratified to be recognized by CNA, once again, for our innovative approach to safety, quality, and productivity," remarked Tony Guzzi, Chairman, President and CEO of EMCOR “Safety is a strategic imperative for EMCOR, a cornerstone of our corporate culture, and one of our Company’s core values. We are committed to the principle that safety is a required focal point at each and every job site and a cultural value at the top of EMCOR and throughout our operations. Keeping our employees safe is a tremendous part of who we are and what we do.”

Matthew Pierce, EMCOR’s Vice President, Safety, Quality and Productivity, added, “To be a leader in today’s construction and services industries means recognizing the unique challenges to a modern safety program and then moving to address those challenges. Innovation is consistently required to continue making progress to prevent all injuries. We strive for continuous improvement and safety excellence because customers demand it, employees and shareholders expect it, and because it is the right thing to do.”

About EMCOR Group, Inc.

A Fortune 500® company with estimated 2018 revenues of ~$7.9B, EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE: EME) is a leader in mechanical and electrical construction, industrial and energy infrastructure, and building services. A provider of critical infrastructure systems, EMCOR gives life to new structures and sustains life in existing ones by its planning, installing, operating, maintaining, and protecting the sophisticated and dynamic systems that create facility environments—such as electrical, mechanical, lighting, air conditioning, heating, security, fire protection, and power generation systems—in virtually every sector of the economy and for a diverse range of businesses, organizations, and government. EMCOR represents a rare combination of broad reach with local execution, combining the strength of an industry leader with the knowledge and care of 170 locations. The ~36,000 skilled employees of EMCOR have made the company, in the eyes of leading business publications, amongst the “World’s Most Admired” and “Best Managed." EMCOR’s diversity—in terms of the services it provides, the industries it serves, and the geography it spans—has enabled it to create a stable platform for sustained results. The Company’s strong financial position has enabled it to attract and retain among the best local and regional talent, to undertake and complete the most ambitious projects, and to redefine and shape the future of the construction and facilities services industry. Additional information on EMCOR can be found at

About CNA

Serving businesses and professionals since 1897, CNA is the country’s eighth largest commercial insurance writer and the 14th largest property and casualty company. CNA’s insurance products include standard commercial lines, specialty lines, surety, marine and other property and casualty coverages. CNA's services include risk management, information services, underwriting, risk control and claims administration. For more information, please visit CNA at "CNA" is a service mark registered by CNA Financial Corporation with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Certain CNA Financial Corporation subsidiaries use the "CNA" service mark in connection with insurance underwriting and claims activities. Follow CNA (NYSE: CNA) on: Facebook | Twitter | LinkedIn | YouTube

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