Interplastic Corp.'s Thermoset Resins Division (St. Paul, Minn., USA) announced on Dec. 22 that its Fort Wright, Ky., manufacturing plant recently achieved a significant safety milestone and was presented the Governor’s Safety & Health Award.
The Fort Wright plant employees exceeded 1 million man-hours worked without a lost-time injury in September of 2009. The Governor’s Award is presented in recognition of the facilities reaching more than 250,000 man-hours without a lost-time accident or illness. It promotes greater awareness and commitment to excellence for workplace safety and health. Kentucky Secretary of Labor J.R. Gray attended a presentation at the Ft. Wright plant where he awarded the employees with their eighth consecutive Governor’s Safety and Health Award.