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2016 NCDOL Safety Awards Banquet held at Ahoskie Inn

2016 NCDOL Safety Awards Banquet held at Ahoskie Inn
Safety Banquet held April 26th at 6:30 pm

The Ahoskie Chamber of Commerce and the North Carolina Department of Labor collaborated to hold the 2016 North East Regional Safety Awards Banquet in the atrium of the Ahoskie Inn on Tuesday April 22nd at 6:30 pm. Labor Commissioner Cherie Berry and her staff present the awards to businesses and industries across an 18 county region who enroll in the NCDOL program and achieve exceptional standards in workplace safety records. 185 people enjoyed a buffet dinner of BBQ and fried shrimp and chicked provided by Southern Delights Caterers. Several Hertford County industries were awarded as was the Town of Ahoskie and Hertford County itself. particularly notable were Berry Plastics with 2 million hours with no lost time accidents  and Perdue Farms Lewiston with 12 Million hours with no lost time accidents!  We congratulate you both and the many other local businesses and industries who demonstrated exemplary execution of best practices in their workplace safety programs