The Keystone Safety Committee
LANCASTER, PA â Keystone Wood Specialties, a manufacturer of custom cabinet doors, dovetailed drawer boxes, mouldings and other custom components, was one of 10 Pennsylvania employers honored with this yearâs 2009 Governorâs Award for Safety Excellence, which was presented on October 19 during the 83rd Governorâs Occupational Safety and Health Conference at the Hershey Lodge and Convention Center in Hershey, PA.
âWe believe that workplace safety makes a major difference in a successful company,â said Safety/Compliance Coordinator Dave Landis. âIt is more than worth the required time and resources. It pays incalculable dividends.â
Applicants for the Governorâs Award for Safety Excellence must meet rigorous standards of achievement. The award recognizes successful employer-employee safety programs that produce tangible safety improvements.
âWinners of the Governorâs Award for Safety Excellence are dedicated to high standards in workplace safety and employee wellness,â said Pennsylvania Governor Edward Rendell. âThese companies have implemented safety strategies that reduce on-the-job injuries, increase productivity and sharpen their competitive edge in a global economy. They serve as inspirations for all Pennsylvania workplaces to match their success.â
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