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Local Employees Honored For Completing Safety Program

Workers across Montana are making the workplace safer and the Montana State Fund is recognizing them as workplace champions.  

Sixty One employees from companies across the Treasure State were honored this week, including groups from Great falls and Helena. They successfully completed a twelve month program that promoted safety in the workplace.  

The free program is offered to Montana State Fund policy holders in Billings, Bozeman, Great Falls, Helena, Kalispell and Missoula.  They're aiming to reduce workplace accidents and participants are responsible for creating an assessment of their own work environment.  

Since the creation of the program in 2008, state statistics have shown a twenty one percent drop in injury claims.

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