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Award for Marine Corps Logistics Base

MCLB honor MCLB honor
MCLB VPP award MCLB VPP award
General John Paxton General John Paxton
OSHA's highest honor to MCLB OSHA's highest honor to MCLB

Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany receives a prestigious award.

VPP or Voluntary Protection Programs star site is OSHA's highest honor.

MCLB Albany has been recognized for its work site safety, health and excellence beyond OSHA standards.

MCLB adopted the program in 2009.

General John Paxton said MCLB makes a difference in the success of missions.

He states "And we could not do what we do around the world were it not for the equipment maintenance and equipment sustainment that happens here at Albany."

The benefits of implementing the program include the reduction of injury and illness as well as improved relations with OSHA, unions and surrounding communities.

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