Morrison Wins National Award for Excellence in Safety
September 10th, 2018 by Bo Ristic, VP of HSEQ
Morrison is pleased to announce that embracing exceptional workplace safety practices has earned us the 2017 American Equity Underwriters, Inc (AEU) Safety Award for our company’s strong commitment to safety in the workplace.
“This year’s winners have demonstrated impressive commitment to safety initiatives,” said Jimmy Burgin, senior vice president and director of loss control at AEU. “Their management teams, supervisors, safety staff and employees all combine to create safety programs that are worthy of the AEU Safety Award.”
Out of more than 1200 ALMA members, only nine safety awards were distributed for 2017 by AEU and Morrison was placed top of our category.
But what does it mean for you, our customers, colleagues and vendors? This award is a testament to our universal commitment and relentless dedication to our performance. When you choose to partner with Morrison, you can have the confidence in our people, our systems and our processes to deliver the highest standard of performance excellence.
This is a competitive and coveted industry-wide honor. We are proud to receive this prestigious award as it is a testament to our company’s unwavering commitment to safe operations.
“Our focus has always been and will continue to be to deliver innovative solutions and service you can trust, and we believe that dedication is a sign of a company that is doing things the right way,” said Chet Morrison. “We are proud of our men and women who lead by example and carry on our culture of high performance standards and safety day in and day out.”
MORE ABOUT THE AWARD
The American Equity Underwriters, Inc., the leading provider of workers’ compensation for waterfront employers, presents the AEU Safety Awards each year to its best performing members nationwide. Eligibility for the awards is based on the frequency and severity of workers’ compensation accidents for the prior calendar year, as well as safety-related metrics determined by AEU’s loss control team. Included in the Safety Award criteria is the AEU Safety BenchmarkTM, a proprietary loss control measurement that reflects the major components of a company’s safety management program.