Monday, June 18, 2018

Human Error is NEVER the Root Cause

Recently, while teaching Safety Basics, an attendee asked the facility's health and safety engineer, "John, honestly, don't you think safety accidents are 99.9 percent caused by careless behaviors? We can't control carelessness!" John then asked the class how many folks agreed with this person and everyone in the room raised their hands. » Read More

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Safety Basics Makes an Impact at MacLean Maynard

During the second Safety Basics class at MacLean Maynard, one of the PDCA teams focused on the safety of the finished goods storage racks. The team drew attention to the fact that some of the storage rack cross beams were damaged, which could possibly cause an inability for the racks to hold the necessary weight. » Read More

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

MFCS Engineered Plastics Division Recognized Third Straight Year at Plastics Innovation Gala

MFCS Engineered Plastics Division was recognized once again for the third consecutive year for the most Innovative Use of Plastics at the 2017 Plastics Innovation Gala in Detroit on November 8th, 2017. » Read More

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

MFCS AlarmLok Innovation Featured in Automotive News

MacLean-Fogg is reinventing the automotive wheel fastener, again. Since the founding of our company in 1925, MacLean-Fogg has been recognized as an industry leader in innovation and product development. However, like most manufacturing companies, our innovative processes have rarely strayed from the standard development practices. » Read More

Friday, May 11, 2018

MPS Helps Puerto Rico Prepare for Recovery Efforts After Hurricane Maria's Devastation

Category 4 Hurricane Maria made landfall on the island of Puerto Rico on September 20, 2017 wreaking havoc on the U.S. commonwealth of 3.4 million people. This catastrophic event decimated the island's infrastructure leaving about 98% of the residents without power in the immediate aftermath. » Read More

Thursday, May 3, 2018

General Motors Recognizes MacLean-Fogg Component Solutions for Performance, Quality, and Innovation

MacLean-Fogg Component Solutions was named a GM Supplier of the Year by General Motors during its 26th annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony held Friday, April 20, in Orlando, Florida. » Read More