The American Equity Underwriters, Inc. (AEU), the leading provider of workers’ compensation insurance for waterfront employers, announced winners of the 2020 AEU Safety Awards this week.
AEU, the program administrator for American Longshore Mutual Association (ALMA), a group self-insurance fund providing USL&H coverage under the United States Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act, presents the awards each year to the best-performing ALMA members nationwide.
"During a year when the focus on safety and health was higher than ever before, these companies continued to exemplify excellence in safety leadership and practices,” said Adele Hapworth, CEO of AEU. “They deserve this recognition among their peers as the best in the industry.”
Eligibility for the awards is based on the frequency and severity of workers’ compensation accidents for the prior calendar year, as well as safety-related metrics determined by AEU’s loss control team.
2020 AEU Safety Award Winners:
M.J. Hogan & Company, Inc.
Norton Lilly International, Inc.
Patti Marine Enterprises, Inc.
Romero’s Welding and Marine Services, Inc.
T.T. Barge Services, LLC
Walashek Industrial & Marine, Inc.