At 3M Aberdeen, continuous improvement is built on a robust system of good safety habits.

IndustryWeek reports: 2013 IW Best Plants Winner -- 3M's Safety Habit

Jan. 15, 2014
Travis Hessman, Technology Editor for IW reports that with over 2.3 million accident-free hours and counting, 3M Aberdeen closes the loop between safety and efficiency.

3M's sprawling Aberdeen, S.D., factory  reflects  all the hallmarks of an IndustryWeek 
Best Plant: bright lights and clean floors, high-tech tools and engaged workers; that particular quiet hum of an efficient, well-tuned factory.

But what really stands out in this respirator, filter and tape plant, is its obsession with safety.

Read more about this 2013 IW Best Plants Winner on EHS Today’s sister site, IndustryWeek.

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