Kitchener, Ontario-based document protection and destruction company, Jake, Connor & Crew, has announced its successful completion of the elite Safety Groups Advantage Program through Ontario’s Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WISB).
The WSIB Safety Groups Program recognizes employers that make it a priority to eliminate workplace injuries and illnesses. It is based on the premise that a well-integrated workplace health and safety program is good for business.
“As a manufacturer, the safety of our crew is our utmost priority and allows us the opportunity to produce at levels which are not only safe for the individual, but also at an efficiency unmatched by our peers,” said Pat Connor, president of Jake, Connor & Crew, in a statement to media. “We never wish to sacrifice quality or safety in the manufacturing of our product lines,” added Connor.
The Safety Groups Advantage Program:
• continues implementing health and safety improvements beyond the original five years
• maintains a sustainable health and safety management system
• positively influences safety culture with tools that allow them to continue annual internal audits
• progresses toward an audited health and safety management system
For more information about these programs please go to www.wsps.ca