Robert Marshal (center) of Bunge North America accepts the Industrial Fire Protection Section award from Tom Fangman, Corporate Risk Managera for SunCoke Energy, and chair of NFPA's Industrial Fire Protection Section, and NFPA Chair Philip Stittleburg.
The winner of the 2013 Industrial Fire Protection Section Fire Prevention Week 2013 Award is Bunge North America from St. Louis. Bunge North America is the largest operating division of Bunge Limited, a global agriculture and food company. This award was created to recognize businesses that promote fire and related safety messages to its employees and their communities during 2013 Fire Prevention Week.
Bunge North America is receiving this award due to their commitment to spreading fire safety messages throughout the company and their communities. Some of the activities included hosting office-wide safety talks on the proper use of fire extinguishers and reviewing office evacuation procedures. They also hosted an information session on home fire prevention tips, featuring an inspector from the Missouri Division of Fire Safety.