FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (October 4, 2018)
J. J. Keller Is One of America’s Healthiest Companies
J. J. Keller Earns Platinum Well Workplace Award from Wellness Councils of America
Neenah, WI - The Wellness Council of America (WELCOA), with local affiliate Wellness Council of Wisconsin (WCWI), recently presented its coveted Platinum Well Workplace Award to J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc. – the nation’s leading provider of regulatory, safety and compliance solutions. The Platinum Well Workplace Award recognizes an organization for its commitment to the health and well-being of their employees.
By achieving the Well Workplace Award, J. J. Keller has made a long-lasting commitment to the health and well-being of its associates. As stated by WELCOA President Ryan Picarella, “Good companies know that their employees are their most valuable asset. Great companies adopt policies that support employees’ efforts to reduce health risks and are bold about motivating them through bold strategies, programs, and tactics. Great companies know that by improving their employees’ health, they can reduce health care costs.”
The J. J. Keller LIFE Wellness Program
J. J. Keller offers many unique benefits to associates, all under the umbrella of the company’s LIFE wellness program. This includes many popular health benefits, as well as two on-site health clinics, where associates are able to see a healthcare professional conveniently during the workday – for free. Spouses who are covered by the J. J. Keller health plan are also able to visit a LIFE clinic for free. In addition, common prescriptions can be issued and filled o site – for free.
“We care about our associates during the workday and beyond,” said Rustin Keller, president and CEO of J. J. Keller. “So we provide the support and resources they need to meet their health and fitness goals. – for lifelong wellness.”
On any given day on the corporate campus in Neenah, Wisconsin, you will see associates using the company’s on-site fitness center, walking on the mile-long trail around the grounds, eating at one of the company’s two chef-run healthy cafés, practicing mindfulness, participating in a wellness challenge, and more.
Criteria for a Well Workplace Award
The Well Workplace Awards initiative is driven by a rigorous set of criteria outlined in WELCOA’s seven benchmarks to a result-oriented Well Workplace. Since its inception in 1991, over 1,000 organizations, ranging from educational institutions to non-profit and profit sectors have joined the list of “America’s Healthiest Companies” by receiving the Well Workplace Award.
“J. J. Keller has clearly demonstrated their commitment to protect and enhance the health and well-being of their employees. By meeting the comprehensive standards necessary to achieve the Platinum Well Workplace Award, J. J. Keller is prioritizing the well-being of their employees as a foundation of their culture,” said Wellness Council of Wisconsin’s Executive Director Marissa Kalkman.
The Wellness Council of Wisconsin was founded in 1985 by nine employers from the Wisconsin business community. With more than 6,000 member organizations located throughout North America, WELCOA is highly recognized and regarded for their innovative and result-oriented approach to worksite wellness.
J. J. Keller earned the Platinum Well Workplace Award, which is a three-year designation, in 2013, as well as Gold and Silver Well Workplace Awards in 2012 and 2009, respectively.
About J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc.
Serving more than 600,000 customers, including 90% of the Fortune 1000® companies, J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc. is the nation’s leading provider of regulatory, safety and compliance solutions. Organizations of all sizes rely on our expert insights to help create safe work environments and simplify the complexities of regulatory compliance. Our diversified portfolio of solutions and services, including electronic logging, mobile technologies, online management tools, publications, training, forms, supplies, consulting and professional services, is trusted to safeguard workers, reduce risk and build operational confidence. As a privately-held, family-owned company since 1953, we are committed to helping protect lives every day. www.jjkeller.com.
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