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  • Location: Minnesota 
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    Annual Environmental, Health & Safety Report 2014 Fastenal Company employees continue to drive success This program allows for managers to understand safe by improving workplace safety in 2014. Participation in work practices and how employees are using them. This safety events and processes continues to be the process of observation continues to drive improvement cornerstone of success throughout the organization. in our business as we invest in additional areas such as Many of these events drive proactive safety engagement stores, manufacturing facilities, and transportation which enables our management and employees to help business units. Managers participated in over 7,000 prevent incidents from occurring. observations in 2014. Fastenal employees and managers participated in over 32,000 audits and inspections in 2014. These audits include facility self-audits, department audits, inspections, and site visits. This also gives managers an opportunity to talk to employees about relevant safety topics and areas for improvement. Overall our employees generated over 79,000 safety events which helped our business reduce injuries and increase the importance of employee health & welfare. This is a 15.6% increase over 2013. As a result a number of locations achieved great recognition by the National Safety Council. These Fastenal employees also participated in over 39,000 locations include: safety trainings through our Fastenal School of Business. These trainings are a vital component to • Occupational Excellence Achievement ensuring new and existing employees understand Award – Companywide Hardware Store relevant safety topics. These topics include things like Locations Globally Harmonized System, Safe Lifting, and Safety • Occupational Excellence Achievement Orientation. Award – Winston-Salem Distribution Center, High Point, NC • Occupational Excellence Achievement Award – Product Support Center, Winona, MN • Significant Improvement Award – Cold Heading and Manufacturing, Loves Park, IL • Significant Improvement Award – Indianapolis Distribution Center, Indianapolis, IN • Significant Improvement Award – Modesto Distribution Center, Modesto, CA • Perfect Record Award - Winston-Salem Distribution Center, High Point, NC Fastenal stores and distribution centers also participate • Perfect Record Award – Product in one-on-one safety coaching through our behavior based safety program. Support Center, Winona, MN

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