"On behalf of CB&I, it is an honor and a privilege to join the National Safety Council's Board of Directors," said Mr. Mullen. "Making sure our employees return home to their families safely at the end of each day is the most important thing we do at CB&I. And the National Safety Council plays a big part in helping CB&I and so many other companies and organizations achieve this through its leadership to enhance safety and save lives at work, at home and on the road."
In 2015, CB&I received the National Safety Council's Green Cross for Safety medal, which is the most prestigious award a company can receive for its safety performance. CB&I is a charter member of the National Safety Council, and the two organizations have been partners for nearly 100 years.
"CB&I has achieved an outstanding safety record while working in some of the world's riskiest industries and most challenging environments," said Deborah A.P. Hersman, president and CEO of the National Safety Council. "Pat has played a significant role in establishing that safety culture, which should serve as a model for other global companies forging a journey to safety excellence. We are excited to welcome him to our Board of Directors and continue collaborating with CB&I."
The National Safety Council is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to eliminate preventable deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the road through leadership, research, education and advocacy. Founded in 1913 and chartered by Congress, the National Safety Council advances this mission by partnering with businesses, government agencies, elected officials and the public in areas where it can make the most impact.
CB&I (NYSE: CBI) is a leading provider of technology and infrastructure for the energy industry. With more than 125 years of experience, CB&I provides reliable solutions to our customers around the world while maintaining a relentless focus on safety and an uncompromising standard of quality. For more information, visit www.CBI.com.
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