Dupps Co., Germantown, Ohio, earned the 2015 Rusty Demeules Award for Safety Excellence. The award is presented by the Fabricators and Manufacturers Association (FMA), sponsored by CNA Insurance Companies, and created by FMA's Safety Council to recognize a company with a demonstrated safety culture. It is named in honor of Rusty Demeules, a significant volunteer contributor to FMA, who was president of the FMA Safety Committee from its inception in 1989 until 1996.

Dupps Co.’s achievements in the area of safety include no lost-time injuries at its heavy industrial manufacturing facility in over eight years.