SafeTRSA Safety Excellence Award

The SafeTRSA Safety Excellence Award recognizes a company or facility that manifests its embrace of safety as a true corporate value.

Ideas for Member Nominations | Previous Winners | Nomination Form

Award-winning entries are typically projects or achievements that produce or reflect safety gains due to support from top management, employee involvement, training or good communication. Nominations document success through proven results. Solutions to specific prevention/protection challenges as well as comprehensive efforts to embed safety in corporate culture are strong candidates for recognition.

Nominations for this and all 2023 Industry Awards (all except Lifetime and Years of Service) close Dec. 30, 2022.

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Ideas for Operator Member Nominations
  • Consecutive injury-free workdays
  • Electronic, systems-integrated documentation of safety efforts
  • Employees perform CPR, prevent fatality
  • Protection from moving equipment
  • Reduction of employees’ days away or on restricted or transferred work (DART rate)
  • Safety committee enhancement
  • Safety conscientiousness building among all employees
  • Spontaneous combustion avoidance
  • Tracking of numerous leading indicators
  • Wash aisle hazardous motion protection
  • Wellness programn
  • Zero total reportable injuries rate (TRIR)
Ideas for Supplier Partner Member Nominations
  • Achievements and projects (similar to those of Operators listed on the left) in Associates’ own facilities serving linen, uniform and facility services customers
  • Ergonomically enhanced equipment
  • Products/services provided to Operators to facilitate achievements and projects listed above

Previous Operator Member Winners

2022: Alsco, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT, Jay Addis
2022, 2021: HandCraft Linen Services, Richmond, VA
2022: Logan’s Uniform Services, Shelbyville, KY
2022: Prudential Overall Supply, Irvine, CA, Aaron Elberson, Hector Marchand
2022: PureStar Group, Las Vegas, NV
2022: Superior Linen Service, Springdale, AR
2022: UniFirst Corp., Owensboro, KY
2021: Logan’s Uniform Rental, Shelbyville, KY
2020: Cooperative Laundry, Kearny, NJ
2020: Logan’s Uniform Rentals, Shelbyville, KY
2020: Novo Health Services, Atlanta, GA
2020: UniFirst Corp., Wilmington, MA
2020: Up to Date Laundry, Baltimore, MD
2019: Quintex Services, Winnepeg, Manitoba, Canada
2019: Bates Troy Inc., Binghamton, NY
2019: Prudential Cleanroom Services, Mesa, AZ
2019: Superior Linen Service, Springdale, AR
2016: Alsco, Inc., San Jose, CA
2015: Mission Linen, Eureka, CA
2014: AmeriPride Services, Minnetonka, MN
2013: Clarus Linen Systems, Syracuse, NY
2012: Cintas Corp., Cincinnati, OH
2011: Aramark Uniform Services, Burbank, CA
2011: Cintas Corp., Cincinnati, OH
2009: Coyne Textile Services, Greenville, SC
2009: Triple D Uniform Rental, Houston, TX
2009: Faultless Healthcare Linen, Kansas City, MO
2009: G&K Services, Tempe, AZ; St. Louis, MO; Manchester, NH; Portsmouth, NH
2009: Reino Linen, Gibsonburg, OH
2009: Unitex, Waterbury, CT

Kattie Dibert, HandCraft Services, and Jay Addis, Alsco, two of six companies honored with 2022 SafeTRSA award

Previous Supplier Partner Member Winners

2021: Penn Emblem Co., Trevose, PA
Ecolab Textile Care, St. Paul, MN
2020: Meese, Madison, IN
2019: Kemco Systems, Clearwater, FL
2019: Meese (Tingue Brown), Madison, IN

2019 Safety winners: Pat Teague (Tingue Brown) Tom Vanden Heuvel (Kemco Systems)

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