08 Aug Resolute’s High Safety Performance Secrets
Resolute is a forest product company based in the United States and Canada. They have over 40 facilities that produce a wide range of products including pulp, tissue, newsprint, specialty paper and other wood products. In 2015, Resolute achieved their best safety performance score in the company’s history. Four facilities went 1 million hours without a recordable injury, and two went 1.5 million hours with a single recordable injury. This is the first time the company has achieved such high safety marks. Their incident rate dropped 20% from 2014 to 2015. Resolute administrators attribute their safety excellence to their employee’s focus on creating a “total safety organization” with the long-term goal of zero accidents and injuries. Resolute’s safety system is built upon 3 key aspects: one-on-one safety discussions, hazard recognition and near miss reporting. Visit Resolute’s website to learn more about their safety objectives and goal.