MENOMONEE FALLS, WI – Sept. 20, 2019 – Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ: CTAS) today announced that its Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin location received Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star certification from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). During a special ceremony, Cintas employee-partners were joined by Nancy Mugavero, OSHA Region V VPP Manager and Kelly Bubolz, OSHA Compliance Assistance Specialist, Appleton, WI office.
VPP Star is OSHA’s highest recognition for the practice of and commitment to exemplary occupational safety and health, earned by businesses who meet rigorous safety requirements. Cintas is the number one participant in the nation for companies with VPP sites, with approximately 250 facilities throughout the world actively pursuing VPP recognition by OSHA or the equivalent under a similar certifying body.
“We’re honored to be recognized with this prestigious safety award,” said Rick Schnipke General Manager at Cintas Menomonee Falls. “This designation demonstrates that nothing is more important to us than the health and safety of our partners and their employees.”
Cintas has been involved with the VPP program since 2010, and currently, over 100 Cintas locations have been achieved VPP Star status. Cintas also participates in similar programs in Canada, Mexico and Honduras.
About Cintas Corporation:
Cintas Corporation helps more than one million businesses of all types and sizes get ready™ to open their doors with confidence every day by providing a wide range of products and services that enhance our customers’ image and help keep their facilities and employees clean, safe and looking their best. With products and services including uniforms, mats, mops, restroom supplies, first aid and safety products, fire extinguishers and testing, and training and compliance courses, Cintas helps customers getReady for the Workday®. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Cintas is a publicly held Fortune 500 company traded over the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol CTAS and is a component of both the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index and Nasdaq-100 Index.