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Awarded twice for safety

Perry L. Ballard

For the second straight year, Perry L. Ballard, president/owner of Ballard Safety LLC in Martinsburg, was named the World Safety Organization 2018 Safety Person of the Year. 

Ballard, a longtime member of WSO’s board of directors, has been a WSO member since 2000. He is the founder of Ballard Safety LLC and has more than 24 years of experience working with government agencies, commercial/construction industries and manufacturing companies to reduce potential occupational injuries, federal citations, workers compensation claims and general liability concerns by completing appropriate safety and environmental inspections with detailed resolutions. Ballard earned his master’s degree in safety management from WVU in 1995.