Two of Mohawk’s Chattooga County manufacturing facilities recognized for safety performance

Press release: For two local Mohawk facilities, the daily commitment to safety isn’t just part of the culture; its earned statewide recognition.

Their dedication was recognized at the 2018 Georgia Association of Manufacturers Safety Conference in Atlanta where Mohawk received a total of 18 awards for excellence in safety – more than any other manufacturer in the state.

“We are exceptionally proud of each of the employees at the facilities that were recognized for no lost time accidents,” Corporate Safety Director Terry Craft said. “We have developed safety programs with high standards that have been implemented strategically along with training, communication and audit programs that support them. But it’s our people that make safety at Mohawk world class. A comprehensive safety culture is the result of a team staying focused, communicating and helping each other work safely every day.”

The following Mohawk facilities in Chattooga County were recognized for no lost time accidents during 2017:

  • Summerville Greenworks
  • Lyerly

The following Mohawk facilities throughout Georgia were recognized for no lost time accidents during 2017:

  • Antioch Reinspect/Rework
  • Antioch Finishing
  • Antioch Plant 1
  • Antioch Extrusion Plant 2
  • Antioch Tufting
  • Calhoun reinspect/rework
  • Calhoun MFG
  • Calhoun BCF
  • Eton Air Entanglement
  • Eton Color
  • Eton Tufting
  • Eton Warehouse
  • Caradon Yarn
  • Chatsworth Samples
  • Industrial Park Yarn
  • West Line Bound Rug

Community involvement, world-class safety standards, award-winning training, customizable benefits packages and a nationally recognized apprenticeship program are all part of Mohawk’s holistic value proposition for employees, which has led to Forbes rating Mohawk as the top flooring manufacturer on the magazine’s annual list of America’s Best Large Employers. To learn more about the company’s employment opportunities visit mohawkcareers.com.