Companies from Houston, Cleveland and Washington state are the winners of the Air Conditioning Contractors of America’s 2013 Safety Excellence Award.

The winners were: 

Entek Corp. of Longview, Wash. (50 or more employees category)

Energy Management Specialists Inc. of Cleveland (11-49 employees)

New Balance A/C Inc. of Houston (10 or fewer employees)

The association worked with Federated Insurance to recognize the contractors with the best safety record and program.

“ACCA appreciates Federated’s continued assistance in promoting safety in HVACR workplaces. We congratulate the winners and all of our Safety Excellence Award applicants for their commitment to safety,” said Paul T. Stalknecht, the ACCA’s president and CEO. “These companies are leaders in our industry in setting a high standard for excellence.”