Arrow Sheet Metal Products Receives Safety Award of Honor from Fabricators & Manufacturers Association
Denver, CO, April 23, 2013 – Arrow Sheet Metal Products, a leading precision sheet metal and light industrial fabrication company, was recently chosen to receive a 2013 Safety Award of Honor from the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, International (FMA). Open to all FMA and Tube & Pipe International (TPA) company members, the FMA/CNA Annual Safety Awards recognize metal fabrication companies that adhere to excellence in safety.
Sponsored by CNA, the endorsed business insurance carrier for FMA, the Awards are designed to promote safety in the industry; and winners are selected by the FMA Safety Council. The Safety Award of Honor is given to companies having perfect safety records of no recordable injuries or illnesses for the reporting period.
“By winning an FMA/CNA Safety Award of Honor, Arrow Sheet Metal Products of Colorado has demonstrated its commitment to recognizing employees’ safe work habits, stimulating interest in accident prevention, and promoting safety in the workplace,” said Edward Youdell, president & CEO of FMA. “It’s clear that they place a premium on ensuring their employees safely return home to their families each night. We want all companies to operate in this manner.”
To be eligible to receive recognition, companies were required to submit OSHA Form 300A, Summary of Work-Related Injuries and Illnesses, for the period Jan. 1, 2012, through Dec. 31, 2012. Firms of all sizes were eligible. Winners were selected based on North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code categories and BLS injury and illness incidence rates.
The awards will be presented at a recognition dinner at the Annual FMA Safety Conference, which will be held April 24-25at the Sheraton Music City Hotel in Nashville, Tenn.
About Arrow Sheet Metal Products
Arrow Sheet Metal Products manufactures high quality precision sheet metal and light industrial metal products on time, and at a fair price, through the use of teamwork, communication, attention to detail and mutual respect. The company is ISO 9001 certified and committed to meeting or exceeding customer's requirements and expectations at all times. Through its streamlined processes and state-of-the-art equipment, Arrow Sheet Metal Products’ quality is better than 99.95%. For more information visit or (303) 427-6419.
Based in Rockford, Ill., FMA is a professional organization with nearly 2,300 members working together to improve the metal fabricating and forming industry. Founded in 1970, FMA brings metal fabricators and fabricating equipment manufacturers together through technology councils, educational programs, networking events, and the FABTECH® trade show. FMA also has two technology affiliates, the Tube & Pipe Association, International (TPA), which focuses on the unique needs of companies engaged in tube and pipe producing and fabricating; and Green Manufacturer Network, a professional organization of individual members dedicated to working toward environmentally-friendly manufacturing.
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