IRVING, Texas--()--Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer David Seaton has been recognized by the National Safety Council for Fluor’s commitment to world-class safety. The NSC 2013 CEOs Who “Get It” is an annual list of business leaders who build and maintain exemplary safety cultures in their organizations.
“The strong example these leaders have set in living the Journey and protecting their employees is something we hope all business leaders will follow.”
“I consider this honor to be a recognition of the hard work and dedication of all Fluor employees,” said David Seaton. “Of the core values that form the bedrock of Fluor’s principles – safety, integrity, teamwork and excellence – it is our commitment to safety that, above all else, defines and drives our company culture.”
The National Safety Council defined four key pillars that demonstrate a Journey to Safety Excellence, which includes committed leadership and employee engagement, sound safety processes and procedures, continuous risk reduction and measuring and improving performance.
“It is an honor for the Council to recognize this year’s distinguished group of CEOs Who ‘Get It’,” said Janet Froetscher, National Safety Council president and CEO. “The strong example these leaders have set in living the Journey and protecting their employees is something we hope all business leaders will follow.”
This year, the National Safety Council recognized eight individuals from national and multinational organizations representing a number of industries. The profiles of the CEOs Who “Get It” are featured in the February 2013 issue of Safety+Health magazine.
About the National Safety Council
Founded in 1913 and chartered by Congress, the National Safety Council (nsc.org) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to save lives by preventing injuries and deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the road through leadership, research, education and advocacy. NSC advances this mission by partnering with businesses, government agencies, elected officials and the public in areas where we can make the most impact -- distracted driving, teen driving, workplace safety and safety beyond the workplace.
About Fluor Corporation
For more than 100 years, Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) has partnered with its clients to design, build and maintain many of the world's most challenging and complex capital projects. Through its global network of offices on six continents, Fluor's 43,000 employees provide comprehensive capabilities and world-class expertise in the fields of engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning, fabrication, operations, maintenance and project management. Today, the company serves a global client base in the energy, chemicals, government, industrial, infrastructure, operations & maintenance, manufacturing & life sciences, mining, power and transportation sectors. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, Fluor ranks 124 on the FORTUNE 500 list and had revenue of $24.3 billion in 2011. For more information, visit www.fluor.com.