The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) on June 14 recognized Omaha Steaks International Inc.'s plant in
Omaha Steaks employs 85 employees who process meat products.
"Omaha Steaks has exhibited excellence in safety and health management," said Charles E. Adkins, CIH, OSHA regional administrator in
OSHA's VPP recognizes and promotes effective workplace safety and health management. Companies in VPP achieve average injury rates 50 percent lower than other companies in their industry. More than 1,700 work sites representing more than 270 industries nationwide participate in the program.