In an email to The Shippers Group’s associates, Diane Villafana, VP of Human Resources and Safety has provided this information for our Customer Service Representatives to share with our customers’ representatives as it relates to our welcome centers and drivers entering our property. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this information, please contact the General Manager at your TSG distribution center.
COVID-19 a.k.a. “Coronavirus” is an acute respiratory illness. The outbreak, which began in China, has now spread to other parts of the world including the United States. The virus is highly contagious and spreading rapidly. As a result, the World Health Organization has declared it a global pandemic. At The Shippers Group, our concern is for the health and well-being of our supply chain partners, service providers, associates and loved ones within our communities.
Safety is our #1 priority at The Shippers Group. It’s one of our Core Values.
SAFETY: No compromising. Safety is our priority both to our Associates and Customers’ product.
The Shippers Group takes safety very seriously. It is one of our core values and a primary focus of our associates 365 days of the year. June is National Safety Month and during this month we are reinforcing the health and safety of our associates as our top priority. We are implementing a series of required training and re-training sessions for all operational workers. Each week associates participate in required training modules focused on: