Minamata Factory, JNC CORPORATION (Minamata-shi, Kumamoto, Factory Manager: Kisei Kitano) announces its certification as a "Sports Yell Company," certified by the Japan Sports Agency as a company actively promoting measures to improve the employees' health through sport.
♦What is a "Sports Yell Company" (from Japan Sports Agency HP)
A company actively promoting measures to improve the employees' health through sport, for the purpose of promoting participation of the "generation of workers in the prime of their lives" to foster social movements for sport, is certified as a "Sports Yell Company" by the Japan Sports Agency.
A company that implements measures for supporting and promoting sports activities in which the employees participate is certified as a "Sports Yell Company." Making the measures of such a company widely known encourages the involvement of peer companies, helps to increase businesspersons' participation in sport, and heightens the social value of a company that strategically promotes measures with consideration for managing the employees' health.
♦Measures promoted by Minamata Factory are as follows:
∙ Radio exercises before commencement of work
∙ Sports recreation
∙ Corporate support for culture-sport activities
∙ Participation in walking campaign
Minamata Factory continues to stimulate the enhancement of employees' health and intra-company communication through sport.