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COA Receives Safety Award from NC Department of Labor

Elizabeth City — College of The Albemarle (COA) was recognized by the North Carolina Department of Labor at a banquet held in Ahoskie, North Carolina on May 21, 2019. COA was given the Gold Award, recognizing firms for outstanding safety and health efforts that result in a substantial reduction of injuries and illnesses, with the promotion of safer working conditions over the course of a year.

Representatives from the Human Resources department, Wendy Brickhouse and Ella Fields Bunch, accepted the certificate on behalf of the college. The North Carolina Department of Labor’s Safety Awards Program was designed to stimulate interest in accident prevention and to promote safety in the workplace by providing an incentive to employers and employees to maintain a safe and healthful workplace.