Kapuskasing newsprint mill wins safety award

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

Team receives gold flag

On May 11, the Kapuskasing newsprint mill received a safety award from the corporate director of health and safety at Tembec. 

Awarded to business groups that meet or exceed safety objectives over eight consecutive quarters, the Kapuskasing newsprint mill is one of six national Tembec mills to receive the gold flag award.


Group of safety award winners holding gold flag award 

Gold flag safety award: Accepting the award are members of the Joint Health and Safety Committee, local union representatives, the general manager, and the vice-president of Ontario operations.

Safety award plaque

Health and Safety – A commitment for life: Plaque commemorating gold flag achievement.


The Kapuskasing newsprint group achieved their safety objective over 2013 to 2014 – congratulations to all workers for your ongoing commitment to health and safety!



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