Dozens of Findlay and Hancock County businesses have been recognized with safety awards.
Details are in the following news release from the Findlay – Hancock County Chamber of Commerce.
50 area businesses and organizations were honored for their safety achievements by the Hancock County Safety Council, a program of the Findlay – Hancock County Chamber of Commerce, and co-sponsored by the Bureau of Workers’ Compensation, Division of Safety & Hygiene. Through its relationship with Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation, more than $60,000.00 was reinvested in the Findlay-Hancock county area business community in 2019 to continue efforts for providing safe work environments.
Special Awards were presented to businesses accumulating at least 500,000 hours and at least six months without a lost-time injury. Businesses working for the entire year without a lost-time injury or illness were awarded the 100% Award and Group Awards were given to companies with the lowest incident rate in each group. Achievement Awards were presented to companies decreasing their incident rate by at least 25 percent from the previous year.
The following recipients excelled in their field in one or more of the award categories:
Black Swamp Area Council 449 BSA
Blanchard Valley Hospital
Blanchard Valley Residential Services
Bodie Mechanical Services Inc
Charles Construction Services, Inc.
City Dry Cleaning
City Uniforms and Linen
Crushproof Tubing Co.
Custom Staffing – Findlay
Davis & Newcomer Elevator
Findlay City Schools
Findlay Country Club
Findlay Products Corporation
Findlay Warehousing Co., Inc.
Findlay•Hancock County Chamber of Commerce
Fresh Encounter Inc.
G.S.W. Manufacturing, Inc.
Garlock Brothers Construction, Inc.
Great Scot, Inc.
Hancock-Wood Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Helms & Sons Exc.
Helms Construction, Inc.
HHWP Community Action Commission
Humane Society & SPCA of Hancock County
Hyway Trucking Company
Kan Du Group Inc.
Kirk Bros. Co., Inc.
Kirk Bros. Masonry, Inc.
L & H Bulk Services, LLC
Legacy Farmers Cooperative
Molten North America Corporation
Nissin Brake Ohio, Inc.
Premier Material Concepts
Pride Transportation Co., Inc.
ROKI-AMERICA Co., Ltd.
Sparks Commercial Tire, Inc.
Stearns Companies LLC
TH Plastics, Inc.
The Doepker Group, Inc.
TJD Industrial Cleaning & Maintenance, Inc.
Vorst Custom Cabinets
Hancock County Safety Council is a program of the Findlay-Hancock County Chamber of Commerce co-sponsored by the Bureau of Workers Compensation, Division of Safety & Hygiene. Our focus is to increase awareness of a safe environment in the workplace.
For information regarding enrollment in the Hancock County Safety Council and eligibility requirements for the discount program, contact the Findlay•Hancock County Chamber of Commerce at 419.422.3313, or email info@FindlayHancockChamber.com.