Sonepar US News

SONEPAR USA PRESENTS FIRST ANNUAL SAFETY RECOGNITION AWARDS

Charleston, SC (June, 2016) – Sonepar USA presented its first annual Safety Recognition Awards to four of its businesses – Hagemeyer/IDG, Codale Electric, Electrical Distributors and Crawford Electric Supply. The awards are part of Sonepar USA’s new Safety Recognition Program, which was launched in conjunction with the organization’s safety awareness campaign, "Safety – Our Shared Passion." This safety campaign reinforces Sonepar USA’s commitment to making sure its associates leave work in the same condition they arrived in.

Sonepar Safety Winners

Sonepar USA awarded the winners based on a points system of each businesses’ annual OSHA metric results and labor hours in two different recognition categories – Best in Class and Most Improved. Hagemeyer/IDG, Codale Electric and Electrical Distributors all won Best in Class, and Crawford Electric Supply won Most Improved.

Ted Chavez, VP of Logistics, Sonepar USA, said, "With the full support of our leaders and associates, Sonepar USA is committed to being best in class and exceeding the industry standard for safety. Congratulations to the winners of the Safety Recognition Awards who continue to drive safety as our shared passion!"