U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA recognizes Aker Construction Inc. for workplace safety and health success on Longview Power Project

Date First Published on SafetySmart Compliance: June 26th, 2009

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has certified the Longview Power Project, managed by Aker Construction Inc., as a new star site, the highest in its prestigious Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP).

OSHA Deputy Regional Administrator Edward Selker recognized the company at a special ceremony held today at the company’s Maidsville facility.

“Since construction began on the Longview Power Project, Aker Construction has shown leadership in workplace safety and health by maintaining an injury and illness rate 59 percent below comparable industry rates,” said Selker.


Source: OSHA Regional News Release