HIBBING, MN-- Fairview Range Hospital in Hibbing was recognized for excellence in workplace safety and health during the MN/SD Safety and Health Virtual Conference.
According to the release, Fairview Range is one of 262 employers that were honored through the awards program.
“It is a pleasure to recognize Fairview Range for their award and safety excellence,” said Paul Aasen, president of the Minnesota Safety Council. “Safety is about time and attention and diligence. We thank Fairview Range for working hard to keep their employees safe.”
“Employee safety is one of our top priorities and this award recognizes that,” said Patrick Sharp, President and CEO of Fairview Range. “Safety concerns are always considered in everything we do, and we are committed to ensuring that Fairview Range remains a safe place to work and practice.”
The Governor’s Safety Awards program has honored Minnesota employers since 1934.
Applicants are judged on several years of injury data as it compares with their industry’s national statistics, and on their progress in implementing a comprehensive safety program.