People and Partners

Being a Responsible Employer

We Believe in Investing in Our Associates’ Growth, Safety and Well-Being


of associates work full-time


of full-time associates eligible for company health coverage (after probationary period)


of full-time associates eligible for company 401(k) match


of full-time associates eligible for bonus plans (associates employed for full fiscal year)

In 2016, Perdue received the highest number of safety awards of any poultry company from the Joint Industry Safety and Health Council for consistently implementing innovative and effective safety and health processes and systems.

According to statistics the U.S. Labor Department’s Bureau of Labor Statistics released in 2014, the nationwide lost-time rate for all manufacturing industries combined for that same year was 1.00 case per 100 workers. Perdue’s companywide rate during that year was 0.19 cases per 100 associates. As of July 2016, Perdue’s lost-time rate was 0.28 cases per 100 associates.

Perdue’s companywide OSHA Total Recordable Incident Rate is 2.51 as compared with the current poultry industry rate of 4.30 and the goods producing rate of 4.00.

Corporate Stewardship Report

Company Stewardship Report

Learn about the steps we're taking to reach our goal of becoming the most trusted name in food and agricultural products.

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