At this year's winter meeting of the European Industrial Gas Association (EIGA) in Brussels, Belgium, the Messer Group was awarded ten safety commendations for exemplary work safety.

The winter meeting was held on 27th & 28th January and Messer Croatia Plin d.o.o. in Kutina, Croatia, and Messer Schweiz AG, Switzerland, received a golden ‘EIGA Safety Award’ for having no industrial accidents over the past 15 years.

Messer Croatia Plinn d.o.o. in Dugi Rat, Croatia also received a Gold Award for 20 years of accident-free years.

Silver safety commendations for ten years of accident-free work also went to Messer Tehnogas of Novi Sad, Serbia, Messer Technogas S.R.O.,of Kladno, Czech Republic, Messer Polska Sp.z.o.o., of Poland, and Elme Messer of Riga, Latvia.

The Messer Hungarogáz site in Funaföldvar, Hungary, the site of Messer BV in Moerdijk, the Netherlands and the company’s Croatian site in Zapresic all received a bronze Safety Award for five years of accident-free operation.