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Meet Our Runners-Up for the Latest Round of Safety Standout Awards

The EHS Daily Advisor Safety Standout Awards highlight companies and safety professionals who excel in making their workplaces safer. Help us recognize these outstanding companies who are runners-up for our latest round of awards, which had a special focus on safety culture!

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These awards are sponsored by SafeStart, the most successful safety training process in the world for developing personal, 24/7 safety skills, proven to reduce injuries by 50% on average. SafeStart has trained over 3 million people at more than 3,000 companies and 10,000 sites in over 60 countries and is available in 32 languages.

These runners-up will receive an honorable mention alongside our Safety Standout Award winners at a ceremony on the morning of day 2 of our Safety Culture 2018 event in Atlanta, Georgia, taking place September 12-14, 2018!

Best Overall Safety Culture

ComEdComEd is an energy company providing service to approximately 4 million customers across northern Illinois, managing more than 90,000 miles of power lines in an 11,400-square-mile territory. As a major Illinois corporation, ComEd takes seriously its responsibility to be a good community partner. ComEd supports a range of initiatives that are making a difference in peoples’ lives, with focuses on education, environment, arts and culture, and community development programming.


National Office FurnitureNational Office Furniture provides high-quality, stylish furniture at an exceptional value. We are passionate about delivering exceptional products and personal experiences. Our design-driven, comfortable, beautiful products are easy to specify and create spaces that encourage collaboration and boost productivity. National delivers solutions for private offices, open plan footprints, conference rooms, learning spaces, lobby areas, cafés, and more. Our expansive portfolio allows us to easily outfit entire facilities from the welcoming reception area to executive offices. We work with customers to create successful workplace environments by placing the right furniture in the right spaces.

Best Safety Committee

Constant AviationConstant Aviation is a full-service aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) company with a nationwide network of facilities and resources. We specialize in airframe maintenance, major repairs, avionics, interior refurbishment, paint, parts distribution, and accessory services in the private and corporate aviation industry. As one of the fastest-growing and most respected MRO organizations in the country, Constant Aviation provides customers a tailored one-stop shop for all their maintenance needs. Customers experience unparalleled service and a commitment to understanding the importance of aircraft availability and predictability as well as minimizing operational costs for aircraft owners/operators.


SWMSWM is a leading global provider of engineered solutions and advanced materials. From our origins as paper-making experts during the Renaissance to our cutting-edge technologies that solve today’s modern business challenges, SWM has consistently demonstrated a forward-looking approach to helping our customers succeed. In recent years, as we focused on expanding our reach beyond fiber-based materials, SWM established and grew its Advanced Materials & Structures (AMS) platform to include expertise and capabilities in resin-based technologies and materials. Every day, our papers, films, nets, and nonwovens are used in a diverse range of products, applications, and industries around the world. As experts in highly engineered materials made from fibers, resins, and polymers, we provide solutions to make products stronger, more durable, and with increased performance.

Exceptional Progress Award

SuddathSuddath Global Logistics, LLC (SGL), a division of the Suddath Companies, provides flexible and scalable end-to-end supply chain solutions to domestic and international clients. SGL is a licensed non-vessel operating common carrier (NVOCC), freight forwarder, indirect air carrier (IAC), property broker, and motor carrier of property. Service offerings include ocean and air freight with customs clearance; foreign trade zone (FTZ) operation; less than truckload (LTL) and full truckload (FTL) interstate transportation; final-mile delivery coordination; and a national network of distribution centers including medical and food-grade warehousing, value added services, and cross-docking.

Moving Beyond Compliance Award

Schiavone ConstructionSchiavone Construction is a heavy civil construction company founded in 1956 that performs work in the greater New York City area, including the building and rehabilitation of bridges, tunnels, track work, subways, and roadways. Schiavone works with a large amount of state and local agencies, such as the Department of Transportation, Metropolitan Transit Authority, and the Department of Environmental Protection. Through the teamwork of Schiavone’s engineering, estimating, safety, and construction professionals supported by the management team, Schiavone continues to be successful in a highly competitive and dangerous field.


Please join us in congratulating all of our Safety Standout Award runners-up on their well-deserved recognition as leaders in the safety field!

There’s still time to register for Safety Culture 2018 to help us celebrate the accomplishments of these organizations and professionals in person. In addition to our awards ceremony, there will be a wide variety of educational speakers, excellent sponsors, an opening keynote from E. Scott Geller and closing keynote from Shawn Galloway, plus opportunities to network and other activities designed to help you build the best possible safety culture at your organization. Register today—seats are filling up fast!

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