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Custom Air Products & Services’ 2012 Outstanding Safety Record

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Maintaining a safe work place is the highest priority at Custom Air Products & Services, Inc. (CAPS). Assuring an accident-free environment at their facility and in the field provides for employee well-being, promotes sound business practices, and reflects CAPS’ focus on customers as well. The primary goal for each Custom Air Products & Services employee is to return home unharmed after every work day.

CAPS is proud to announce another OUTSTANDING year in Safety Performance with three-year Experience Modification Rating (EMR), OSHA Total Recordable Incident Rates (TRIR), and Lost Time Rates (LTR) well below industry averages.

Year Manhours EMR TRIR LTR
2012 407,231 0.82 0.00 0.00
2011 390,821 0.85 1.02 0.51
2010 379,420 0.75 1.58 1.58

CAPS’ EMR recent history is below the accepted threshold of 1.0 can continuing to decline in recent hears. The TRIR is another major recognized measure of safety performance and is based on the number of incidents relative to the hours worked.

Robert Covington, CAPS Safety Director said, “Our increased focus and support from ALL Management and Field Supervision has, no doubt, helped lead us to meet our annual goal of ZERO recordables.”

If you would like more information about this topic, please feel free to contact Robert Covington, Safety Director at (713) 460-9009.

by Michael Deatherage, CAPS Sales