Hand County Highway receives safety award

Posted October 31, 2012 at 12:00 am

On behalf of the South Dakota Public Assurance Alliance and the SDML Workers’ Compensation Fund, the employees of Hand County Highway Department received a Bronze Level Loss Control/Safety Achievement Award at the annual South Dakota Association of County Officials Conference, held in Sioux Falls in September.

This award honors the employees for their efforts in protecting the assets of High County Highway Department by making the workplace safer for employees, reducing liability exposures and saving the taxpayers’ dollars, through loss control.

Hand County Highway Department received a Bronze Level and was one of 24 entities recognized for their loss control/safety efforts. This was the 14th time they received an award.

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