Niacet Tiel celebrates 2000 days without lost time accidents – January 2, 2017

On January 2nd, 2017 Niacet’s location in Tiel, the Netherlands celebrated 2000 days without a lost time accident.

Niacet is very proud to reach this impressive milestone, in an industry where the focus always has to be on working safely.

The event was celebrated with all 106 employees during a festive New Year’s luncheon. Alderman Marcel Melissen attended on behalf of Tiel and received a donation of 5000 Euros for youth health care in Tiel.  He congratulated everybody on this great achievement and thanked Niacet for their contributions to the Tiel community.

Jos Roosen, legal advisor with the Dutch chemical association, the VNCI (Vereniging van de Nederlandse Chemische Industrie) also attented, acknowledging on behalf of the chemical industry this achievement of 2000 days without lost time accident.

A special mystery guest was invited for some entertainment and the employees were happily surprised to see Rene van der Gijp, a famous Dutch sportsman who played for the national soccer team and nowadays is a well-known tv personality in the Netherlands. All employees received his latest book that he signed personally for everyone.

It was a very successful afternoon to celebrate the great team achievement of 2000 days without a lost time accident motivating everybody to prolong this success.