APL Logistics' Workplace Safety Record Wins Chilean Safety Association Award
Singapore, 24 Mar 2016
APL Logistics’ focus in providing a safe work environment for employees was recognized by the Chilean Safety Association (ACHS) through their award for “Commitment and Safety Management and Occupational Health” in 2015. The ACHS recognized APL Logistics’ best in class workplace safety incident record which is less than half the industry average of 5.8%.
Fernando Encinas, Country Manager of APL Logistics Chile, commented “Workplace safety is an APL Logistics priority. Maintaining safe work conditions is absolutely critical for employee safety and uninterrupted customer service. We are honored to receive this award but we are not yet done. Our safety team is continuing to look for improvements to drive safety incidents to zero.”
John Burdiles, Safety Manager of APL Logistics Chile, explains “We live our safety processes every day to create a safe working environment. This award recognizes the team effort in APL Logistics to reduce safety incidents at all nine warehouses APL Logistics manages in Chile, covering 150,000 square meters.”
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About APL Logistics
APL Logistics is the go-to global supply chain specialist for companies in the Automotive, Consumer, Industrials and Retail sectors. The company has a global network covering all major markets; backed by a multinational workforce of about 7,000 people.
APL Logistics is a member of the Kintetsu World Express group, a global logistics services provider. For more information, visit www.apllogistics.com.