Augustine Plastics, Inc. (API) announces that it has reached a company milestone of 3,000+ days without an Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) loss-time accident.
To date, there has been no recordable/loss time injuries since API’s 2008 inception.
“Employee safety is paramount,” said API’s Operation Manager Randy Zimmerman. “We focus on continuous improvement, innovation, and training, to maintain a sophisticated, employee engaged safety program.” “We are very thrilled with this significant milestone,” stated James Brown, President/CEO of API. “It takes a company wide effort across all of the employees to achieve a safe and productive work place…and we are proud of our team’s commitment to workplace safety.”
According to estimates from the Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII) conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, nearly 3.0 million nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses reported by private industry employers in 2014 occurred at a rate of 3.2 cases per 100 equivalent full-time workers.
Augustine Plastics, Inc.
Augustine Plastics, Inc. (API) is part of The Augustine Group of Companies who is a multifaceted group of manufacturing companies which serve a broad array of end markets throughout the world. Our core businesses consist of Augustine Plastics, Inc. (API), an ISO 9001:2008 certified plastic injection and liquid silicone molder and Augustine Die & Mold, Inc. (ADM), an ISO 9001:2008, ITAR, and AS9100 Rev C certified company offering precision machining, tool & die design, manufacturing, and repair services. The Augustine Group of Companies have made millions of parts from our 221,000 square foot facility located in Southwestern Pennsylvania.
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