features training of all employees on the safe operation and
maintenance of equipment and use of personal protective equipment, and
promotion of a safe and harmonious workplace. The AWAIR program also
provides general safety rules and guidelines for hazard identification
and accident investigation, and identifies program enforcement and
loss prevention training.
-- Establishing weekly/monthly inspections of the eye wash stations,
emergency lighting, the sprinkler system, job cranes and fire
-- Implementing a program for incident and accident investigation, and
for root cause identification, which leads to the implementation of
Dave Christianson, ASV Facilities Manager, credited all Cohasset employees for their hard work in making the program a success and was thankful for the consultation service of MNOSHA. "We greatly appreciate all the help and consideration we have received from these individuals," he said. "As we continue to grow we will develop new processes and procedures to insure the safety of all ASV employees."
"This speaks well of you," said Sviggum. "I want to congratulate you on this sign of success you have achieved."
Headquartered in Grand Rapids, MN, A.S.V., Inc. designs, manufactures and sells rubber track machines and related components, accessories and attachments. ASV's purpose-built chassis and patented Posi-Track(TM) rubber track undercarriage technology is used in their Compact Track Loaders, which are known for their innovation and performance. The Cohasset plant produces the undercarriages, which are also sold to a variety of other manufacturers in nearly a dozen undercarriage configurations. For more information, please visit http://www.asvi.com.
|SOURCE A.S.V., Inc.|
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