US safety council awards rotating equipment supplier Dresser-Rand
“This recognition from the National Safety Council reaffirms our commitment to achieve operational excellence and zero injuries,” said Michael Wood, Dresser-Rand's chief safety officer.
Dresser-Rand, a global supplier of rotating equipment
solutions to the oil, gas, petrochemical
, power, and process
industries, has been honored by the National Safety Council
(NSC) with a 2014 Industry Leader Award
A component of the Councils member-exclusive
Safety Motivation and Recognition Awards Program,
which benchmarks outstanding safety achievements, the award
recognizes the top 5% of member companies, units and facilities
that have met the
criteria and qualified for the 2014 Occupational Excellence
Achievement Award from the NSC.
Winners are selected based on North American industry
classification system code, lowest total incidence rate and
employee work hours.
This recognition from the National Safety Council
reaffirms our commitment to achieve operational excellence
and zero injuries, said Michael Wood,
Dresser-Rands chief safety officer. We have a
culture at Dresser-Rand where together we hold safety
discussions with our employees to ensure that we minimize
at-risk behaviors and watch each others back. Our
ultimate goal is to eliminate workplace injuries by executing
disciplined processes and engaging our employees.
The Dresser-Rand gas engine technology
center, located in
Fort Collins, Colorado, also will receive a safety award from
the NSC during an awards ceremony being held in San Diego,
California, in September.
In 2013, Dresser-Rand was selected as one of Americas
Safest Companies by EHS Today magazine. It also won
the 2013 Southwest and the 2013 Gulf Coast Oil & Gas
Awards for health and safety excellence.