September 5, 2003
A.O. Smith’s Electrical Products Companyplant in Mebane was recognized for working more than one million hours without a lost-time accident. The streak began on January 24, 2002, and the plant officially reached the million-hour milestone on April 17 , 2003. The lost-time accident- free streak remains unbroken and has now reached approximately 1.1 million hours.