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GreenWood Receives Prestigious BB&T Lighthouse Beam Safety Award

GreenWood, Inc., an integrated operations, maintenance and construction solutions provider, was recently presented the Lighthouse Beam Safety Award by BB&T Insurance, who recognizes excellence in safety performance.  The award reflects GreenWood’s commitment to zero incidents with a top priority on the safety and health of employees, customers, and the public.


BB&T Insurance Services instituted the Lighthouse Beam Occupational Safety Award Program to promote the prevention of workplace injuries.  Recognition is provided based on overall safety performance and awards are granted for commendable, outstanding, and excellent performance.  The criteria for the award includes both the client's NCCI experience modification rating as well as their OHSA recordable incident rate.  For the past year, GreenWood maintained an incident rate ranked in the upper quartile of the lowest industry incident rates. 

"BB&T Insurance Services is proud to recognize GreenWood, Inc. for their excellent safety results for 2011,” says Warren Blanchard, BB&T Insurance Services.  “GreenWood has earned our top award every year since we began our recognition program.  We’re pleased that they demonstrate an on-going commitment to safety and instill those principles with all employees toward the common goal of zero incidents." 

Brad Wood, President of GreenWood adds, “We’re very serious about the importance of safety and consistently teach, train, and remind employees every day that having a safe worksite means taking every precaution to ensure we work safely at all times.  When we do that, everyone focuses on keeping their work environment a safe one for their fellow teammates and our customers.  Earning this award from BB&T signifies that safety is truly our top priority and something we will never compromise. ”