Mission Support Alliance at Hanford has received three national safety awards, one for its work with Scouts.
It was selected as the winner of the 2016 Voluntary Protection Program Participants Association Safety and Health Outreach Award for working with Scouts at the HAMMER training center at Hanford.
Mission Support Alliance experts helped Boy and Girl Scouts earn merit badges in environmental science, public health, and signs, signals and codes.
The HAMMER Federal Training Center received the Star of Excellence award. It logged an injury and illness rate 75 percent below the comparable industry average.
Mission Support Alliance’s Safeguards & Security program received the Department of Energy’s Legacy of Stars, the highest honor under its Voluntary Protection Program. It achieve the legacy award for receiving the Star of Excellence for four consecutive years.