BioTek Wins Governor's Award for Outstanding Workplace Safety
News Apr 18, 2013
The Vermont Safety & Health Council, and the Vermont Small Business Development Center recently presented BioTek with the 2013 "Governor's Award for Outstanding Workplace Safety" in the Large Business category at a ceremony in South Burlington, VT.
The award, given by Governor Peter Shumlin at the 9th Annual Vermont Workplace Safety Conference, is the highest honor given by the State to recognize an employer's commitment to excellence in workplace safety and health.
BioTek's workplace safety efforts include continuous education through trainings and newsletters, formal documentation and prevention/improvement procedures, and company-wide workplace safety participation.
"Our employees are our most valuable resource, so keeping them safe is a top priority," noted Bob Dunn, BioTek's Manufacturing Supervisor.
"Ongoing education and awareness at every level helps to keep BioTekkers safe every day."
Children With Congenital Zika Virus Infection Face Serious Challenges as They AgeNews
The report from the CDC is the first to describe the health and developmental effects of congenital Zika virus infection in children with microcephaly through 2 years of age.READ MORE
British Pharmacological Society’s Drug Discovery of the Year 2018 AnnouncedNews
A new medicine used to treat an ultra-rare inherited disorder which leaves babies without a fully functioning immune system has been named the British Pharmacological Society’s Drug Discovery of the Year 2018.READ MORE