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"Safety Follows Wisdom" Portland Cement Association Safety Trophies Historical Markers

Cement “Safety Follows Wisdom” monuments, first presented in 1924, for perfect safety records at cement plants. The winning design came from an Art Institute of Chicago team directed by sculptor Albin Polasek.
 
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Safety Follows Wisdom Marker
California (San Benito County), San Juan Bautista — Safety Follows Wisdom
Portland Cement Association Safety Trophy Award Ideal Cement Compamy San Juan Bautista, California for a Perfect Safety Record in 1960 — Map (db m15322) HM
Kansas (Wilson County), Fredonia — Safety Follows WisdomPortland Cement Association Safety Trophy
Awarded Consolidated Cement Corporation Fredonia Plant for a Perfect Safety Record in 1937 Reawarded for a Perfect Safety Record in 1938 · 1939 · 1951 · 1953 · 1954 · 1959 · 1963 · 1965 · 1966 · 1967 · 1968 · 1969 · 1970 · 1972 · 1981 . . . — Map (db m57618) HM
Maryland (Carroll County), Union Bridge — Safety Follows WisdomPortland Cement Association Safety Trophy

Awarded Lehigh Portland Cement Company Union Bridge, Md. Plant for a perfect safety record in 1932

Reawarded for a perfect safety record in 1933 · 193x · 193x · 1939 · 1940 · 1941 · 1942 · 1945 · 1946 · 1947 · 1948 · 1949 · 1950 · . . . — Map (db m91338) HM

Ohio (Muskingum County), East Fultonham — Safety Follows WisdomPortland Cement Association Safety Trophy
Awarded Columbia Cement Division, Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co., for a Perfect Safety Record in 1931. Reawarded for a Perfect Safety Record in                               1935       1956       1966       1974                               1947 . . . — Map (db m12016) HM
Oregon (Jackson County), Gold Hill — Safety Follows Wisdom
Portland Cement Association Safety Trophy Awarded Ideal Cement Company Gold Hill, Oregon For a Perfect Safety Record in 1959 Reawarded 1960 — Map (db m116801) HM
Texas (Harris County), Houston — Safety Follows Wisdom
Portland Cement Association Safety Trophy Award Trinity Portland Cement Company Houston Texas Plant for a Perfect Safety Record in 1929 Reawarded for a Perfect Safety Record in 1945, 1947, 1959 — Map (db m83582) HM
Washington (Skagit County), Concrete — Safety Follows Wisdom
. . . — Map (db m116807) HM

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