Cintas Corporation Ranked 4th in the Nation for Certified Occupational Safety and Health Sites

(NASDAQ: CTAS) today announced that its locations in
Landover, Frederick and Waldorf, MD received Voluntary Protection
Program (VPP) Star certification from the Maryland Occupational Safety
and Health Administration (MOSH). VPP Star is the highest recognition
for the practice of and commitment to exemplary occupational safety and

The latest Cintas locations to receive the VPP Star certification puts
Cintas in fourth place in the entire nation for companies with VPP sites.

“This recognition is only awarded to businesses that meet very detailed
and comprehensive requirements,” stated Rick Gerlach, Sr. Director of
Safety and Health. “It is a team effort and requires the management team
and front-line partners working together toward the common goal of
eliminating workplace injuries and illness.”

The Landover, Frederick and Waldorf locations employ more than 250
people in the state of Maryland.

Since 2011, a total of 44 Cintas facilities have been recognized under
the VPP program. Cintas Corporation has over three hundred facilities
throughout the world actively pursuing VPP recognition, including
operations in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Honduras.

For more information about Cintas Safety, please visit

About Cintas Corporation:

Cintas Corporation helps more than 900,000 businesses of all types and
sizes get Ready™ to open their doors with confidence every day by
providing a wide range of products and services that enhance our
customers’ image and help keep their facilities and employees clean,
safe and looking their best. With products and services including
uniforms, floor care, restroom supplies, first aid and safety products,
fire extinguishers and testing, and safety and compliance training,
Cintas helps customers get Ready for the Workday®. Headquartered
in Cincinnati, Cintas is a publicly held company traded over the Nasdaq
Global Select Market under the symbol CTAS and is a component of the
Standard & Poor’s 500 Index.


Cintas Corporation
Michelle Goret, 513-573-4155
Vice President
of Corporate Communications