Bridgestone Bandag Plant Receives the Carolina Star Award

Bridgestone America’s Inc has celebrated the recognition of its Bandag retreading facility in Oxford, NC as a Carolina Star Site by the North Carolina Department of Labor.

The Carolina Star Program recognises sites that have a cooperative relationship between employees and management by implementing programmes that meet a specific set of safety criteria, ensure a safe and healthful environment and demonstrate leadership by the company in the areas of health and safety.

Pictured from left at the award presentation are David Martin, Kimberly Bostic NCDOL, William Holden, Commissioner Cherie Berry NCDOL, Jared Noah, Mark Highland, Eursula Joyner NCDOL and Chris Daniel.

About the author

David is the Owner and Publisher of Retreading Business. With over 30 years' experience as a specialist tyre industry journalist, he first entered the tyre industry in 1987 as Editor of Tyres & Accessories. He was Editor of Tyre Trade News between 1993-96 before establishing Retreading Business in 1997. In 2004 he acquired the Malaysian tyre magazine The Tyreman, before establishing Tyre & Rubber Recycling in 2009. In addition to his publishing ventures, he was also Director of the Retread Manufacturers' Association between 2004 and 2014.


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