Safety & Health Award Winners

Resolute-LP Engineered Wood and LP won Safest Company Awards in their respective categories while the coveted Innovation in Safety Award went to two winners: Resolute-LP Engineered Wood of Larouche, Quebec, for the Equipment-Based Innovation Award, and Roseburg Forest Products Company of Coquille, Oregon, for the Jeff Wagner Process-Based Innovation Award.

Resolute-LP Engineered Wood, which produces I-joists at its mill in Quebec, won its award in the category for companies with three or fewer mills. The company posted a 0.00 WIR for 2019. LP, a producer of engineered wood products in the U.S., Canada and South America, earned top honors among companies with four or more mills, with a 2019 average Weighted Incident Rate (WIR) of 3.64.

The Larouche, Quebec, Resolute-LP Engineered Wood mill's "I-Joist Clamp for Web to Flange Separation" equipment innovation and the Coquille, Oregon, Roseburg Forest Products Company mill's "Laser Walkway" took top honors in the Innovation in Safety Award entries.

2019 Award Winners

 

INNOVATION IN SAFETY AWARD

Resolute-LP Engineered Wood—Larouche, Quebec: Equipment-Based Innovation Winner: I-Joist Clamp for Web to Flange Separation

Roseburg Forest Products Company—Coquille, Oregon: Jeff Wagner Process-Based Innovation Winner: Laser Walkway

SAFEST COMPANY AWARDS
   Avg. WIR Avg. TIR
LP
(Companies with four or more mills)
3.64 0.66
Resolute-LP Engineered Wood
(Companies with three or fewer mills)
0.00 0.00
ANNUAL SAFETY AND HEALTH HONOR ROLL
Division I (Plywood)   WIR TIR
1st Boise Cascade Company—
Medford, Oregon
  0.27 0.27
2nd Boise Cascade Company—
Chester, South Carolina
  0.27 0.27
Division II (OSB)   WIR TIR
1st LP—Swan Valley | Minitonas, Manitoba   0.00 0.00
2nd

Norbord—Barwick, Ontario

  0.00 0.00
Division III (Glulam, I-Joist and SCL)   WIR TIR
1st LP—Wilmington, North Carolina   0.00 0.00
2nd

LP—Red Bluff, California

  0.00 0.00
THREE-YEAR SAFETY AWARD (2017-2019)
Division I (Plywood)   Avg. WIR Avg. TIR
Boise Cascade Company—Chester, South Carolina   1.64 0.52
Division II (OSB)   Avg. WIR Avg. TIR
LP—Two Harbors, Minnesota   0.24 0.24
Division III (Glulam, I-Joist and SCL)   Avg. WIR Avg. TIR
Boise Cascade Wood Products, LLC—White City, Oregon   0.85 0.85
SAFETY IMPROVEMENT AWARD (2017-2019)
Division I (Plywood) 2017 WIR 2018 WIR 2019 WIR
Boise Cascade Company—
Chester, South Carolina
81% Improvement
0.73 3.88 0.27
2017 TIR 2018 TIR 2019 TIR
0.73 0.52 0.27
Division II (OSB) 2017 WIR 2018 WIR 2019 WIR
LP—
Two Harbors, Minnesota
100% Improvement
0.00 0.69 0.00
2017 TIR 2018 TIR 2019 TIR
0.00 0.69 0.00
Division III (Glulam, I-Joist,
and SCL)
2017 WIR 2018 WIR 2019 WIR
Boise Cascade Wood Products, LLC—
White City, Oregon
113% Improvement
1.26 0.59 0.71
2017 TIR 2018 TIR 2019 TIR
1.26 0.59 0.71
INCIDENT FREE HONOR SOCIETY
   PRODUCT WIR TIR

Boise Cascade Company
Roxboro, North Carolina

IJ 0.00 0.00

Calvert Co., Inc.
Vancouver, Washington

Glulam 0.00 0.00

LP
Newberry, Michigan

OSB 0.00 0.00

LP
Peace Valley OSB

OSB 0.00 0.00

LP
Red Bluff, California

IJ 0.00 0.00

LP
Swan Valley

OSB 0.00 0.00

LP
Two Harbors, Minnesota

OSB 0.00 0.00

LP
Wilmington, North Carolina

LVL 0.00 0.00

Norbord Inc.
Barwick, Ontario

OSB 0.00 0.00

Norbord Inc.
Nacogdoches, Texas

OSB 0.00 0.00

Resolute-LP Engineered Wood
Larouche, Quebec

IJ 0.00 0.00

Resolute-LP Engineered Wood
Saint-Prime, Quebec

IJ 0.00 0.00

 


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