Plumbing and Mechanical

Viessmann USA Awarded SHARP Certification

February 21, 2005
Viessmann USA was awarded the Safety & Health Achievement Recognition Program certification.

Juergen Fimmers (right), Viessmann U.S. internal operations manager, accepts the SHARP certification at an awards ceremony in Promfret, Conn.
Viessmann Manufacturing Co. (USA) was awarded the Safety & Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP)certification. The certification is awarded by the Occuptional Safety and Health Administration of the Department of Labor.

To receive the certification, participants must lower certain safety rates such as the Lost Workday Injury and Illness Rate an the Total Recordable Case Rate to below the national average, and implement a healthy and safety management system that addresses OSHA's guidelines.