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Health & safety are job one. Period.

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The safety and well-being of our employees and communities is our first priority. Always. We make this happen every day by building capability through our people, and resilience in our systems, so when the unexpected happens, our employees, partners and communities stay safe.

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Safety is the first priority at all of our operations. In order to be in business for the long term, we have to produce products and services in a reliable manner. That means fostering a culture where safety is top of mind.

Dave Dotson, President of Koch Engineered Solutions

Partnerships and Awards

Koch companies have been honored with nearly 1,000 awards for our employees’ commitment to safety. Below are a few examples:

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Minnesota Safety Council

Flint Hills Resources has earned the Minnesota Safety Council’s highest safety award, the Award of Honor, for three consecutive years.

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Grand Slam Award

INVISTA and Koch Fertilizer both received this honor, the highest safety award given by the Association of American Railroads for safe shipping practices. Combined, our companies have received 54 awards for safely transporting products by rail.

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Star Certification

Koch companies have nearly 90 sites that are Star Certified in federal or state Voluntary Protection Programs for continued Outstanding Safety Performance.

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Perfect Record Award

This National Safety Council honor was awarded to 27 Flint Hills Resources facilities. It recognizes at least 12 consecutive months without an occupational injury or illness resulting in days away from work.

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Too Cool For Spool: New Virtual Reality System Transforms INVISTA Training Regimen

Our virtual reality training is bringing real-world safety to the workplace.

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Learning To Fly: Inspection Operators Chart New Career Path As Drone Pilots

We’re “upping” our safety inspection game at our Victoria, Texas, facility.

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