OTTAWA, Sept. 9 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Electricity Association
commends NB Power on receiving the Healthy Workplace Silver Award presented
annually by the National Quality Institute (NQI). As a first time submitter,
NB Power surpassed expectations and demonstrated its merit and leadership in
providing a healthy workplace for its employees.
"Because of the very nature of the electricity business, our industry
continually strives to ensure a safe and healthy working environment for all
employees" said Pierre Guimond, CEA President and CEO. "NB Power's outstanding
performance in this area is a testament to the utility's and the industry's
commitment to the overall wellbeing of its workforce. We congratulate the NB
Power team for this important and admirable achievement."
The NQI's Healthy Workplace award is based on distinguished performance
in five key areas of employee health and wellbeing: Leadership, Planning,
People Focus, Process Management and Outcomes.
Founded in 1891, the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA) is the voice
of the Canadian electricity industry, promoting electricity as the critical
enabler of the economy and Canadians' expectations for an enhanced quality of
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