Safety & Health Award Winners

Anthony EACOM Inc. and LP won Safest Company Awards in their respective categories, while the coveted Innovation in Safety Award went to two winners: Weyerhaeuser of Grayling, MI, for the Equipment-Based Innovation Award, and LP of Wilmington, NC, for the Jeff Wagner Process-Based Innovation Award.

LP, a producer of engineered wood products in Canada, the U.S., and South America, earned top honors among companies with four or more mills, with a 2014 average Weighted Incident Rate (WIR) of 3.03. Anthony EACOM Inc., which produces I-joists, won its award in the category for companies with three or fewer mills. The company posted a perfect 0.00 WIR for 2014.

The Grayling Weyerhaeuser mill’s original “Fire Hose Nozzle” equipment innovation and the Wilmington LP mill’s "Pinch Point Safety” program took top honors out of 20 Innovation in Safety Award entries.
 

2014 Award Winners
 

INNOVATION IN SAFETY AWARD

Weyerhaeuser—Grayling, MI: Equipment-Based Innovation Winner: Fire Hose Nozzle

LP—Wilmington, NC: Jeff Wagner Process-Based Innovation Winner: Pinch Point Safety

SAFEST COMPANY AWARDS
   Avg. WIR Avg. TIR
LP
(Companies with four or more mills)
3.03 0.43
Anthony EACOM, Inc.
(Companies with three or fewer mills)
0.00 0.00
ANNUAL SAFETY AND HEALTH HONOR ROLL
Division I (Plywood)   WIR TIR
1st RoyOMartin—Chopin, LA   3.34 0.71
2nd Boise Cascade Company—
Florien, LA
  4.77 1.19
Division II (OSB)   WIR TIR
1st LP—Thomasville, AL   0.00 0.00
2nd

Louisiana-Pacific Canada, Ltd.—
Fort St. John, BC

  0.00 0.00
Division III (Glulam, I-Joist and SCL)   WIR TIR
1st Louisiana-Pacific Canada, Ltd.—
Golden, BC
  0.00 0.00
2nd

LP—Wilmington, NC

  0.00 0.00
THREE-YEAR SAFETY AWARD (2012-2014)
Division I (Plywood)   Avg. WIR Avg. TIR
RoyOMartin—Chopin, LA   3.68 1.12
Division II (OSB)   Avg. WIR Avg. TIR
LP— Sagola, MI   0.00 0.00
Division III (Glulam, I-Joist and SCL)   Avg. WIR Avg. TIR
LP— Wilmington, NC   0.00 0.00
SAFETY IMPROVEMENT AWARD (2012-2014)
Division I (Plywood) 2012 WIR 2013 WIR 2014 WIR
Boise Cascade Company—
Kettle Falls, WA
77.8% Improvement
29.98 26.41 6.50
2012 TIR 2013 TIR 2014 TIR
7.19 5.48 2.50
Division II (OSB) 2012 WIR 2013 WIR 2014 WIR
Norbord— Cordele, GA
61.76% Improvement
6.33 4.13 2.54
2012 TIR 2013 TIR 2014 TIR
0.88 0.83 0.85
Division III (Glulam, I-Joist,
and SCL)
2012 WIR 2013 WIR 2014 WIR
Louisiana-Pacific Canada, Ltd.—
Golden, BC
100% Improvement
0.54 0.43 0.00
2012 TIR 2013 TIR 2014 TIR
0.54 0.43 0.00
INCIDENT FREE HONOR SOCIETY
   PRODUCT WIR TIR

Abitibi–LP Engineered Wood
Larouche, QC

IJ 0.0 0.0

Abitibi–LP Engineered Wood
Saint Prime, QC

IJ 0.0 0.0

Anthony EACOM Inc.
Sault Ste. Marie, ON

IJ 0.0 0.0

Louisiana-Pacific Canada Ltd.
Fort St. John, BC

OSB 0.0 0.0

Louisiana-Pacific Canada Ltd.
Golden, BC

LVL 0.0 0.0

Louisiana-Pacific Canada Ltd.
Maniwaki, QC

OSB 0.0 0.0

Louisiana-Pacific Canada Ltd.
Swan Valley OSB
Minitonas, MB

OSB 0.0 0.0

LP
Panguipulli, Chile

OSB 0.0 0.0

LP
Red Bluff, CA

EWP 0.0 0.0

LP
Sagola, MI

OSB 0.0 0.0

LP
Thomasville, AL

OSB 0.0 0.0

LP
Wilmington, NC

EWP 0.0 0.0

LP Brasil
Ponta Grossa, PR, Brazil

OSB 0.0 0.0

Norbord
Nacogdoches, TX

OSB 0.0 0.0

Rosboro
Springfield, OR

Glulam 0.0 0.0

Weyerhaeuser
Arcadia Plant
Simsboro, LA

OSB 0.0 0.0

 


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