SLR Consulting Limited, a leader in global environmental and advisory services, has been awarded a gold medal award in the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards for 2016. Now in its 60th year the prestigious annual scheme, run by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA), presents accolades across 24 industry sectors including construction, healthcare, transport and logistics, engineering and manufacturing.
The highly-regarded tributes acknowledge businesses and organisations which have shown commitment to accident and ill-health prevention.SLR Consulting will be presented with the award during the diamond anniversary ceremony at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole hotel, on 14 July, 2016.
The scheme is open to businesses and organisations of all types and sizes from across the UK as well as internationally. Judges consider entrants’ overarching occupational health and safety management systems, including practices such as leadership and workforce involvement.
Julia Small, RoSPA’s head of awards and events, said: “To win an award at such a highly-regarded event as the RoSPA Awards is a great achievement for our winners.
It recognises their commitment to maintaining an excellent health and safety record and raises the bar for other organisations to aspire to. We offer them our congratulations.”
Andrew Turk, SLR Consulting’s Global Health and Safety Manager, said: “To receive an award such as this is an honour, however to receive the Gold standard award for the seventh consecutive year is a privilege, and a testament to our colleagues around the world who place health and safety at the top of their agenda”.