Wyeth Pharmaceuticals’ Pearl River, N.Y., research and manufacturing facility will become the 2,000th worksite in OSHA’s elite Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP), according to an OSHA press release.

Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health Edwin G. Foulke Jr. officially will note the milestone in an induction ceremony and VPP flag-raising to be held Monday, July 21 at 9 a.m. at Wyeth’s Pearl River site. He will be joined by Wyeth executives and employees; Robert Kulick, OSHA’s new regional administrator in New York; elected officials and area dignitaries, according to the agency release.