“Hile Group’s commitment to sustainable safety excellence distinguishes them in the world of safety and organizational culture change. Forget prepackaged programs or short-term gains. Hile Group facilitates incremental, targeted, lasting change and has helped GLDD become a better company.”David SimonelliChief Operating Officer of Great Lakes Dredge & Dock
88% TRIR REDUCTION
A Dredging & Marine Construction Client Reduced Total Recordable Incident Rate (TRIR) by 88.54% over a 12 year engagement with Hile Group
38% TRIR REDUCTION
A Shipbuilding & Ship Repair Client Reduced Their TRIR by 38.36% in Only Two Years
Hile Group Safety Consultants Create Results
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“Working with Hile Group has made people come together in ways I never thought I would see in my lifetime.”Gaylon J.Vice President
“Hile Group’s work is of consistent high quality and offers great value to organizations… They help participants learn through interaction, problem solving, and engagement.”Thomas L.Safety Director
“The Hile Group course I attended was probably the most productive four-day period, professionally and personally, I have spent since starting my job.”David M.
“Hile Group taught us that we don’t have to start from scratch. They use existing materials and help us make the most of the ‘teachable moments’ we already have.”Sandy H.Manager of Safety Programs
“Great Lakes partnership with Hile Group has inspired deep, long-lasting safety commitment from our crews, project teams, and executives. They have adapted their services to our needs, evolving with us to deliver results we’re proud of. Whether starting a safety improvement journey or moving off a stubborn plateau, HILE will make you a better company.”David SimonelliChief Operating Officer of Great Lakes Dredge & Dock
“My thinking in regards to safety has had to change to be an active partner with Hile Group.”Jack C.Locomotive Engineer
“Working with Hile Group was a great experience. Not only did we learn to interact with each other better, but we were able to come to agreement without compromising safety. It’s a major step forward to being the safest operator in North America.”Joe R.General Foreman
“The walls come down and lines of reporting become blurred when everyone realizes they are working towards a common goal. It has been a rewarding and educational experience for me. I feel like we are making a difference!”Cathy C.Human Resources
“Working as a team is not an easy job and Hile Group made it happen and should be proud. Our goal is in reach and we will get there as a team with Hile Group’s help and leadership.”T.B. M.Trainmaster
“Hile Group’s course was certainly the most powerful and emotional workshop I've ever participated in. The level of engagement and the open-ended possibilities of where things can lead made it a very memorable and effective experience.”Morgan CountyVice President (RS&H)
“I highly recommend Hile Group. They helped us re-energize and re-focus our commitment to safety from bottom to top and provided us with tools to take into the future.”John WardPresident (R&H Construction)
“Hile Group is some of the only people I can talk to about this--they've got the behavioral science, they have safety expertise, and they have access to people. I can usually only get one of those at a time.”Skylyr SlavensOrganizational Development Specialist
“At first, I thought Hile Group consultants were the smartest people alive, but as we went along, I realized it was us. We know what we do from day to day and Hile Group puts a point on it.”Bill T.Training Coordinator
“For more than 10 years, Hile Group gave us invaluable assistance on our transformational safety journey. Hile Group understood our needs and our culture and always kept us moving forward.”Kyle Johnsonretired Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer (Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company, LLC), Principle, KDJay Group Inc.
We're the safety consultants who develop sustainable safety cultures
At Hile Group, we transform safety culture through empowerment, analytics, and education. Our model delivers a safer work environment and improves operational performance, something we like to call The Big Hug and The Bottom Line™.
90% of Clients See a Reduction in Injuries within One Year
Illinois Based / National Presence
We’d love to hear from you and get started on building a safety culture that drives lasting change and bottom-line results.
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With over 30 years of experience, Hile Group helps organizations be safer by building successful safety cultures.