Omaha, Neb. (May 27, 2011) – Cassling received a Silver Award of Honor from the National Safety Council, Greater Omaha Chapter at the 2011 Safety and Health Summit held May 19 at the Qwest Center Omaha.
"We are honored to receive this award from the National Safety Council," said Mike Cassling, president and CEO. "We hold our program to the highest standards and are pleased to be recognized for our ongoing commitment and dedication to the safety of our employees, customers and the patients they serve."
The Silver Award of Honor is given to recipients with superior safety and health programs, results and achievements. Companies who qualify for this award have implemented an injury and illness prevention program, a safety committee, employee training and other safety initiatives designed for the unique needs of their organization.
Cassling's Director of Compliance and Business Sytems Brian Erdman said Cassling received this award in part due to low injury and illness rate listed on our OSHA log, our written safety program and the continual steps we take to improve upon the program year after year. Judges noted the exceptional job Cassling does with its safety-training program.
Cassling is a full-line sales and service distributor for Siemens Healthcare. Founded in 1984 as Cassling Diagnostic Imaging, the company helps health-care organizations in Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, North Dakota and select counties in Illinois and Missouri, strengthen health care in their communities.