Workers’ compensation insurer, Missouri Employers Mutual has awarded the company’s fourth round of safety grants to Missouri businesses this month to help them take the next step toward improving workplace safety.
To date, MEM has awarded a total of 86 policyholders with nearly $800,000 in safety grants and plans to give away a total of at least $1 million in order to improve workplace safety.
All of MEM’s nearly 18,000 policyholders, regardless of premium size, are eligible for a safety grant. Successful applicants earn one-to-one matching grants up to $10,000 toward approved safety initiatives. Policyholders are required to report on the success of the safety initiatives so MEM can help other businesses learn from their success.
The following businesses were selected to receive safety grants in MEM’s fourth cycle:
|Policyholder||City, State||Approved Initiative|
|JS Holding, Inc.||Riverside, MO||Leading Edge Fall Protection System|
|Afton Fire Protection District||St. Louis, MO||Two IndeeLift HFL – Patient Lifts|
|Fixture Contracting Co.||St. Louis, MO||Material Handling Vacuum Lift System|
|Porta-Fab Corporation||Chesterfield, MO||Material Handling Vacuum Lift System|
|Cura, Inc.||St. Louis, MO||Five Mobile Patient Lifts|
|Gerald Area Ambulance District||Gerald, MO||Two Stryker Power-PRO XT Systems|
|Lake Regional Health System||Osage Beach, MO||Two Rail Mounted Patient Lifts|
|Meek Lumber Yard, Inc.||Lebanon, MO||Cable Dominator Forklift Attachment – Cable Release for Railcar|
|Scott Gann Construction||St. Joseph, MO||Two Jobsite SawStops|
|Continental Manufacturing||Fenton, MO||Laser Hydraulic Press Brake|
|Council of Churches of the Ozarks||Springfield, MO||Hi-Low Hospital Bed Set with Patient Handling Systems|
|Duby Plastering, LLC||Chaffee, MO||S45 Genie Boom Lift|
|Vernon County Ambulance District||Nevada, MO||Stryker Power Load System|
|Village Gallery, Inc.||Salem, MO||SawStop Table Saw with Dust Collection System|
|Summit Landscaping & Tree Care, LLC||St. Louis, MO||Stand Behind Skid Steer|
|Monett Metals, Inc.||Monett, MO||Two Material handling Vacuum Lifts|
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