PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. – September 11, 2015 – Pall Corporation, a global leader in filtration, separation and purification, is pleased to announce that its Ilfracombe manufacturing facility, located in Ilfracombe, Devon, U.K., won the gold medal in the 2015 edition of The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Occupational Health and Safety Awards. The prestigious designation is given annually by RoSPA to recognize businesses or organizations working to reduce injury, improve health and safety, and save lives of employees globally, regardless of sector.
“The RoSPA Awards encourage improvement in work health and safety overall,” said RoSPA Awards Manager David Rawlins. “Pall was awarded in 2015 specifically for exceptional health and safety management systems at its Ilfracombe facility. With each win, companies like Pall are helping to evolve occupational health and safety across the globe.”
“The safety of our 10,000-plus Pall associates comes first,” Ken Camarco, Pall Senior Vice President of Global Operations and Business Systems, remarked. “It takes a true team to win an award like this, and we applaud our associates at the Ilfracomb facility for achieving this tremendous recognition."
Dating back over 59 years, the RoSPA Awards are the most respected occupational safety awards, internationally recognizing teams for their commitment to continuous improvement in accident and ill health prevention at work. Open to any global business or organization, the awards focus on achievements in occupational health and safety management systems, including workforce involvement and leadership. Judging is done at merit (i.e., bronze, silver, gold, president’s awards, etc.) for more than 20 industry sectors.
Pall Corporation is a filtration, separation and purification leader providing solutions to meet the critical fluid management needs of customers across the broad spectrum of life sciences and industrial manufacturing. Pall works with customers to advance health, safety and environmentally responsible technologies. The Company’s engineered products enable process and product innovation and minimize emissions and waste. Pall Corporation serves customers worldwide. For more information, please visit: www.pall.com, or follow us on social media at: Facebook; Google+; LinkedIn ; Twitter; and YouTube..
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