Tige Boats Wins 2017 Platinum Safety Award
Tige Boats is the proud recipient of 2017 Platinum Safety Partner Award by Texas Mutual Insurance. Only 200 out of the 68,000 Texas Mutual companies were recognized with this award in 2017.
The Platinum Safety Partner Award is presented to companies that demonstrate commitment to workplace safety by implementing an exemplary safety program and controlling their workers’ compensation losses. This award is significant due to the level of hand done processes and the use of chemicals that goes into the Tige product. Using modern tactics and a full team effort, Tige Boats is proud to produce world-class boats through a progressive and safe company culture.
“We are known at Tige for our progressiveness and quality throughout the Tige product, and we take the same approach in regards to safety,” stated Charlie Pigeon, Founder and CEO of Tige Boats. “This recognition honors the commitment of our team for their efforts and continuous improvement. With our safety practices in place, we see a significant increase in overall employee moral and empowerment to craft the best boat possible.”
Tige Boats employs more than 200 people and amassed a total of over 400,000 work hours in 2016. Tige is proud to empower its employees to contribute ideas or concerns to best practices. Tige Boats also puts a significant amount of effort into ‘going green’ and taking care of the environment throughout the manufacturing process.