COLUMBUS, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) today announced that its location in Columbus, IN received Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star certification from the Indiana Occupational Safety and Health Administration (IOSHA). VPP Star is their highest recognition for the practice of and commitment to exemplary occupational safety and health.
“One of the many benefits of achieving VPP is our employee-partners and their families know they are working for a company that puts their health and safety above all else,” stated Katy Cradick, General Manager. “They also know that safety is a team effort and they must continue to work together to create better safety habits at work and at home.”
The Columbus location employs almost 40 people in the state of Indiana.
Since 2011, a total of 44 Cintas facilities have been recognized under the VPP program; 11 of those sites are in Indiana. Cintas is currently ranked fourth in the entire nation for companies with VPP sites.
Cintas Corporation has over three hundred facilities throughout the world actively pursuing VPP recognition, including operations in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Honduras. For more information about Cintas Safety, please visit http://www.cintascsr.com/safety.php.
About Cintas Corporation:
Cintas Corporation helps more than 900,000 businesses of all types and sizes get Ready™ to open their doors with confidence every day by providing a wide range of products and services that enhance our customers’ image and help keep their facilities and employees clean, safe and looking their best. With products and services including uniforms, floor care, restroom supplies, first aid and safety products, fire extinguishers and testing, and safety and compliance training, Cintas helps customers get Ready for the Workday®. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Cintas is a publicly held company traded over the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol CTAS and is a component of the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index.