July 8, 2013
Matheson, Basking Ridge, N.J., has received the Leonard Parker Pool Safety Award for Group 1 (more than 5 million employee exposure hours) from the Compressed Gas Association (CGA).
The awards honor the memory of Leonard Parker Pool, the founder and former chief executive of Air Products and Chemicals Inc. Presented annually to participating CGA member companies that have recorded the greatest improvement in safety performance during the previous two years, the awards are based on the total recordable case incidence rates as defined by OSHA.
Matheson is a provider of industrial, medical, specialty, and electronic gases; gas handling equipment; purification systems; engineering and gas management services; and on-site gas generation.