Boston Whaler, Edgewater, FL, says its manufacturing facility has reached three million hours without a lost-time accident or illness.
"Safety and quality are a part of the Boston Whaler culture, and the extraordinary achievement of three million hours is a testament to that commitment,' says Boston Whaler President, Tim Schiek. "Our employees care about what they do, and about the Whaler brand. This record is affirmation of that passion. Safe practices lead to more efficient production and better quality.'
Boston Whaler attributes its safety record to its commitment to best practices, regular technical improvements and open communication with its employees.
Boston Whaler also puts great effort into getting all employees involved with its safety programs. As a bonus, employees receive appropriate recognition when their safety proposals have been successfully implemented.