Two Rivers Water & Light has earned a Safety Achievement Award, Gold Level, from the Municipal Electric Utilities of Wisconsin (MEUW). The MEUW Safety Achievement Award recognizes safety performance and is awarded based on a utility’s dedication to employees’ on-the-job focus to following safety rules, using safe work practices, and watching out for one another. MEUW has been distributing the awards for more than a decade. “Working in the electric industry involves risks, and we value a focus on safety and training above all else,” stated Tim Heinrich, executive director of MEUW. “We applaud the utility for their dedication to safety excellence.”
“We’re honored to be recognized for all we do to create a safe work environment,” said Brian Dellemann, Electric Utility Director. “Our workers dedicate a significant amount of time and effort into safety training and following safety guidelines, so we’re proud to accept this award from MEUW.”
Two Rivers Water & Light is a member-owner of WPPI Energy, a not-for-profit wholesale power provider and joint action agency made up of 51 utilities. Including Two Rivers Water & Light, 22 WPPI Energy member utilities received the MEUW Safety Achievement Award for 2020 performance.