SHOWING COMMITMENT TO SAFETY IN BC’s TRANSPORTATION INDUSTRIES
SafetyDriven – Trucking Safety Council of BC (TSCBC) is honouring eight companies for their commitment to keeping their workers and workplaces safe from injury, illness, and disease.
Six companies earned their initial Certificate of Recognition (COR), a designation awarded to employers with a health and safety management system that exceeds regulatory requirements. These companies are being recognized with the COR Award of Excellence for receiving top marks on their certification audits.
COR Award of Excellence recipients for 2018 are:
- Heritage Office Funishings
- RR Plett Trucking Ltd.
- CHEP Canda
- Wescan Disposal Ltd.
- T&P Trucking Ltd.
- Incarta Delivery Inc.
Heritage Office Furnishings was also recognized as achieving the Best Overall Large Employer COR.
“These eight companies are safety leaders,” says Mark Donnelly, Executive Director of SafetyDriven – TSCBC. “They have demonstrated—and are being recognized for–a high level of commitment to improving safety in their workplaces. They are also contributing to safer work cultures throughout the province and beyond.” In addition, three companies, T&P Trucking, Phoenix Truck and Crane and Quality Move Management, won SafetyDriven’s Health and Safety Innovation Award for their leadership and innovative methods in maintaining a vibrant workplace and industry safety culture.
“SafetyDriven – TSCBC is a not-for-profit organization and certifying partner for COR. SafetyDriven works with management, employees and owner/operators in B.C. trucking and related industries to strengthen safety performance and reduce the number and severity of workplace injuries, illnesses and fatalities.”