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Houston, TX, United States, 2010/05/24 - TECOM Industries, Inc. announced today that it has earned OHSAS 18001:2007 Occupational, Health and Safety Management System Certification by Lloyds Register Quality Assurance (LRQA).
Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of antennas and antenna systems, announced today that it has earned OHSAS 18001:2007 Occupational, Health and Safety Management System Certification by Lloyds Register Quality Assurance (LRQA). The certification is valid for 3 years.
This new certification validates TECOM’s commitment to achieving excellence in environment, health and safety performance and demonstrates the leadership to create an injury-free and environmentally responsible workplace.
“Since August 2009, our employee count has increased by over 40%”, stated Arsen Melconian, TECOM's president. “We were committed to developing a formal process to identify potential safety hazards in our manufacturing plant and proactively fix them. The OHSAS 18001 accreditation process allowed us to do so. We are pleased with the resultant improvement in our facility and the safe environment we are providing for our employees”.
TECOM also holds certification to ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management System, ISO 9001:2008 and AS 9100 Rev. B Quality Management Systems.
About TECOM Industries, Inc.
TECOM Industries, Inc. (TECOM-ind.com), part of Smiths Interconnect, is a leader in innovative design and manufacturing of high performance antennas and antenna systems for aerospace, defense and commercial wireless applications. TECOM’s antenna systems meet challenging RF requirements in telemetry, electronic warfare and broadband communications in the most demanding and severe environments. As a key partner to customers, the TECOM team is adept at development and production of high volume antenna systems with excellent quality, reliability and on-time delivery. TECOM is headquartered in Thousand Oaks, CA.
About Smiths Interconnect
Smiths Interconnect (smithsinterconnect.com) is a leading provider of specialised electronic and radio frequency products for the wireless telecommunications, aerospace, defence, and medical markets. It is part of Smiths Group (smiths.com), a global leader in applying advanced technologies for markets in threat and contraband detection, energy, medical devices, communications and engineered components. Smiths Group employs around 22,000 people in more than 50 countries.