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Dresser Wayne Achieves  OHSAS 18001 Certifications for Health and Safety in Czech Republic and Slovakia

Certifications aid fuel dispenser and forecourt technologies provider in focus on sustainability practices in the growing Central and Eastern Europe region.

LONDON (March 30, 2010) – Dresser Wayne (, a global leader in vehicle energy dispensing technologies, has achieved Occupational Health and Safety Advisory Services OHSAS 18001 certification at its locations in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. The 18001 standard has provided a framework for establishing a management system to track and continually improve worker health and safety.

The facilities in Central and Eastern Europe join locations in Western Europe and the United States that have previously been certified according to OHSAS 18001 and the Safety Health and Environment Checklist for Contractors, or SCC.

“The OHSAS 18001 certification and our safety management systems are key in our local and global environmental, health and safety practices,” said Neil H. Thomas, Global President, Dresser Wayne. “They help us in establishing sustainability best practices as our capabilities in Central and Eastern Europe grow.”

OHSAS 18001 joins the additional Dresser Wayne certifications including the International Standards Organization ISO 14001 certifications for environmental stewardship achieved in 2009 and early 2010.

About Wayne Fueling Systems

Wayne Fueling Systems is one of the world’s largest suppliers of fuel dispensers, payment terminals, forecourt control devices, point-of-sale and other measurement and control solutions to the retail and commercial fueling industry. Wayne has been at the forefront of innovation since it was founded in 1891 and is responsible for many of the breakthrough technologies that have transformed fuel retailing. Through a global network of distributors and service partners, Wayne products are sold and supported in over 140 countries around the world. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Wayne also has major design and assembly operations in Sweden, Brazil and China.