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Region 7 News Release: OSHA/ 04-1175-KAN
Date: Wednesday July 7, 2004
Contact: Norma J. Conrad
Ceremony To Be Held July 9 in Excelsior Springs, Mo.
EXCELSIOR SPRINGS, Mo. -- Precise Technology Inc. has earned membership in the U.S. Department of Labor's "Merit" Voluntary Protection Program. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) will recognize the company in a ceremony scheduled at the plant on Friday, July 9.
"Precise Technology Inc. has exhibited excellence in effective safety and health management and its outstanding efforts have included significant employee training and involvement," said Kansas City OSHA Regional Administrator Charles E. Adkins, CIH.
The company manufactures plastic products and employs approximately 100 workers.
Companies that have been accepted into the Voluntary Protection Program represent more than 200 industries. From coast to coast, approximately 1,070 work sites participate in the VPP.
Information kits about the VPP application and approval process are available from the VPP Manager at the OSHA regional office in Kansas City, Mo., at (816) 426 5861.
The role of the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration is to assure the safety and health of America's workers by setting and enforcing standards; providing training, outreach and education; establishing partnerships; and encouraging continual improvement in workplace safety and health. For more information, visit www.osha.gov.
|Event:||"Star" Voluntary Protection Program Ceremony
Presented by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration
|Date and Time:||Friday, July 9
9:30 a.m. CST
|Location:||Precise Technology, Inc.
1701 Johnson Industrial Drive
Excelsior Springs, Mo.
|Contact:||Norma Conrad (816) 426-5491|
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