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Oshkosh Corporation Named to “Best Large Employers 2016” List by Forbes Magazine

Apr. 12, 2016

OSHKOSH, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK), a leading manufacturer of specialty vehicles and vehicle bodies, is named to Forbes Magazine’s “America’s Best Large Employers 2016” list. The list is showcased in the April 19 issue of the magazine. This list was determined by the results of an independent survey rated by 30,000 employees around the U.S. in 25 industry sectors.

“We are proud to be named to the Best Employers 2016 list by Forbes Magazine,” said Wilson R. Jones, Oshkosh Corporation president and chief executive officer. “At Oshkosh, our people truly are our most valuable assets. They believe in our Shared Purpose that what they do each and every day makes a difference in someone’s life. We strive to achieve a People First culture and that focus is one of the reasons we are successful, and what makes Oshkosh a great place to work.”

The 500 employers featured on the list were chosen based on the results of an independent survey conducted among 30,000 American employees working at large companies and institutions across 25 industries. Employees were contacted anonymously online without the involvement of their employer. Respondents included in this sample are representative of the U.S. workforce by gender, age, region, education and ethnicity.

About Oshkosh Corporation

Oshkosh Corporation is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of access equipment, commercial, fire & emergency, military and specialty vehicles and vehicle bodies. Oshkosh Corporation manufactures, distributes and services products under the brands of Oshkosh®, JLG®, Pierce®, McNeilus®, Jerr-Dan®, Frontline, CON-E-CO®, London® and IMT®. Oshkosh products are valued worldwide by rental companies, concrete placement and refuse businesses, fire & emergency departments, municipal and airport services and defense forces, where high quality, superior performance, rugged reliability and long-term value are paramount. For more information, visit

®, ™ All brand names referred to in this news release, accept for Forbes Magazine are trademarks of Oshkosh Corporation or its subsidiary companies.

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Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains statements that the Company believes to be “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All statements other than statements of historical fact, including, without limitation, statements regarding the Company’s future financial position, business strategy, targets, projected sales, costs, earnings, capital expenditures, debt levels and cash flows, and plans and objectives of management for future operations, are forward-looking statements. When used in this press release, words such as “may,” “will,” “expect,” “intend,” “estimate,” “anticipate,” “believe,” “should,” “project” or “plan” or the negative thereof or variations thereon or similar terminology are generally intended to identify forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and are subject to risks, uncertainties, assumptions and other factors, some of which are beyond the Company’s control, which could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.

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