IIMAK Recognized for its Outstanding Safety Record6 Jun, 2002
IIMAK Recognized for its Outstanding Safety Record
AMHERST, NY - IIMAK, manufacturer of thermal transfer ribbons, was awarded the Liberty Mutual Gold Award for having an outstanding safety performance record. By working with Liberty Mutual to identify their loss areas and improve their safety practices, IIMAK reduced their worker disability days by 97 percent - for a total of only 55 lost work days in 2001.
"This award is a direct reflection of our employees' dedication to a safe work environment," said Susan Stamp, IIMAK's Vice President of Human Resources. "We have always emphasized safety on the job and Liberty Mutual's award reaffirms that our efforts have been on the right track."
Liberty Mutual provides workers compensation, property, general liability and business auto insurance to IIMAK. According to Bill Pudlewski, the Liberty Mutual safety consultant servicing IIMAK, "Liberty Mutual is proud to recognize IIMAK for their excellent safety performance. IIMAK's attention to detail and control of workplace injury exposures have given them an impressive safety record."
IIMAK is a U.S.-based manufacturer of thermal transfer ribbons for tag and label printers, facsimile machines, sign printers, as well as a variety of other specialty printers. IIMAK's operations include inventing new products, manufacturing inks, coating film, and converting the coated film into ribbons. IIMAK has headquarters in Amherst, New York, with distribution facilities in California and New York. IIMAK manufacturing facilities in Brazil and Europe support the international market for thermal-transfer products. For more information about IIMAK and its products, visit www.iimak.com.
Boston-based Liberty Mutual is a diversified international group of insurance companies and one of the largest multi-line insurers in the North American property and casualty industry. The group has more than $50 billion in consolidated assets, more than $13 billion in consolidated revenue and ranks 142nd on the Fortune 500 list of largest corporations in the United States. The company, which is celebrating its 90th anniversary this year, has 2,200 employees in 65 offices throughout New York State.