Safety Milestones at Macedonia, Fairlawn
January 22, 2019
Employees at the following Ohio Edison service centers were honored for their safety dedication on a team and individual basis:
- Macedonia achieved 10 years without an OSHA-recordable incident. Twenty-eight employees report to the service center. The company also recognized five Macedonia employees as members of the Quarter Century of Safety Club for working OSHA-free for at least 25 years.
- Fairlawn’s 288 employees celebrated two years without an OSHA recordable. Forty-eight Fairlawn employees also were recognized as members of the Quarter Century of Safety Club.
Macedonia and Fairlawn employees received the President’s Safety Excellence Award at separate luncheon events. “It was great to celebrate with these teams and thank them for their commitment to safety,” said Rich Sweeney, regional president, Ohio Edison/Penn Power. “A number of these employees have worked OSHA-free for more than 40 years. They have dedicated their careers to working safely and are proving that this achievement is possible.”
Bargaining-unit employees at Macedonia and Fairlawn are represented by Utility Workers Union of America (UWUA) Local 126.
Macedonia and Fairlawn were among the FEU work groups featured in the Jan. 17 issue of the Safety Milestones newsletter.