The first annual Healthy Workplace Certification Awards recognize Frederick County (Maryland) businesses that are committed to improving employee health and well-being. Equipment Development Co. Inc. (EDCO), a leader in concrete surface preparation, repair, restoration and sawing equipment, was honored alongside 20 other regional workplaces.
EDCO received the award based on its ongoing Wellness Program that has included fitness challenges, seminars and its annual Wellness Fair.
Award points are given in the following categories: Health Education, Supportive Social and Physical Environments, Integration of Worksite Wellness Program into Organizational Structure, Linkage with Related Programs and Screening Programs
The Healthy Workplace Certification Awards is a partnership between Frederick Regional Health System, Frederick County Health Department, and the Frederick County Chamber of Commerce.