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Ball Corporation receives Governor's Safety Award

Ball Corporation officials and employees flank Jim Flanagan, TOSHA Voluntary Protection
Program manager, on Tuesday during a ceremony in which the company received the
Governor's Award of Excellence. From left are Dan Griffiths, plant manager; Mike Henry,
production manager; Wayne Helton, engineering manager; Mike George, continuous
improvement manager; Mechelle Robinson, human resources manager; Mike Boyle, plant
manager; Flanagan; Jan Gregg, materials coordinator; Robin Davis, human resources
coordinator; Deb Austin, quality assurance manager; Tim French, electrical supervisor;
and Tracey Wardroup, plant comptroller.
Published: 9:16 PM, 09/20/2013 Last updated: 9:16 PM, 09/20/2013

Source: The Newport Plain Talk

CHESTNUT HILL--Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner Burns Phillips announced that Ball Corporation in Dandridge was chosen to receive the Governor's Award of Excellence for Workplace Safety.

"Ball Corporation has demonstrated strong commitment to maintaining a safe and healthy workplace," said Jim Flanagan, Manager of the Tennessee Occupational Safety and Health Administration's Voluntary Protection Program who presented the Governor's Award of Excellence to the company today. "The evaluation criteria for this award are challenging, and this company has worked extremely hard to meet and exceed the standards the award requires."

For more details, see this weekend's edition of The Newport Plain Talk.

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