Maroon Group Initiates OSHA Lift Truck Trainer Program

October 29, 2020

Maroon Group, a world-class North American distributor of life science ingredients and specialty chemicals, initiates a new Tow Motor training program as a commitment to continuous improvement and ongoing safety in the workplace. Maroon Group's Warehouse Dock Lead, Ryan Andrews, was trained and certified as an OSHA lift truck trainer for our Avon and Elyria, Ohio facilities.

"Through an extensive 3rd party train the trainer program, Ryan excelled and completed the course with flying colors," Dave Higgins, Maroon Group's Director of Logistics, Environmental, Safety, and Security, said. "Ryan will be able to train all new employees, as well as complete the required retraining of lift truck drivers every three years. Ryan exemplifies our culture of "thinking team" and "bring it every day," where Maroon employees support each other and ensure that everyone is safe, compliant, and properly trained."

"I am very excited for this opportunity for Ryan," Melissa McLemore, Maroon Group's Warehouse Supervisor & Logistics Coordinator, said. "He is the perfect person for Tow Motor training. Ryan takes safety on the dock very seriously and abides by all rules and regulations."

Maroon Group,, is a leading distributor of life science ingredients and specialty chemicals across North America. Based in Avon, Ohio, Maroon Group has thrived on creating success for customers by forming partnerships with leading manufacturers and supplying consistent products on time. Customers have come to rely on Maroon Group's technical sales team, exceptional customer service, formulary support, and global sourcing capabilities.