Pacific Northwest National
Laboratory has been recognized as
one of America's Safest Companies
as featured in Occupational Hazards
magazine's November 2006 issue.
year, the honor is given to a group
of companies that demonstrate their
management-supported safety processes,
involvement from staff and innovative
solutions to safety challenges.
The winning organizations must
demonstrate solid safety performance and a commitment to safety education
get the symbiotic relationship between
productivity, profits, morale, and
employee retention," said Sandy Smith,
chief editor of Occupational Hazards.
PNNL is the first Battelle-managed
laboratory and multi-program national
laboratory to win this respected award.
Previous winners include Alcoa,
Bechtel Group Inc., Dow Chemical
Co., and DuPont.