No. 33

HarbisonWalker International

2019 Healthiest 100 Workplaces in America

About

With more than 150 years of industry leadership, HarbisonWalker International (HWI) is the largest supplier of refractory products and services in the United States. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the company’s international network spans North America, Europe, and Asia, with 19 manufacturing plants, 30 global sourcing centers, and technology facilities in both the U.S. and China.

Headquarters

Moon Township, Pennsylvania

Industry

Manufacturing

Employees

1,486
Carol Jackson, Chairman and CEO

“We have established a company-wide culture where employee health, well-being, and safety are paramount. And in doing so, we have made great strides in reducing our rate of incidents and injuries.”

Snapshot

Wellness Program Highlights

The fact that health insurance costs are flat is a clear indicator of our employees making healthier choices and living a healthier lifestyle.

Most Proud of ...

We are the most proud of how our population has adapted to owning their health and well-being. In recent years, we have asked them to take on a lot of responsibility and they have responded well to the challenge. The empowerment has been impressive and gives us hope that future changes will be well-received also.
Chairman and CEO

Carol Jackson

“We have established a company-wide culture where employee health, well-being, and safety are paramount. And in doing so, we have made great strides in reducing our rate of incidents and injuries. We have also embraced an employee well-being strategy that rewards and compensates employees for making healthy choices.”
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Director of Benefits

Gregory Stein

“We are excited about the impact that we are making on employees’ lives. We have cultivated a culture of health and well-being and our employees have responded. Knowing that we make a positive difference in their lives, as well as their families lives - is everything.”
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