SLR Consulting awarded Gold Medal at the RoSPA Health and Safety Awards 2017
Posted: April 26, 2017 /
SLR has been awarded a gold medal
award for the 8th consecutive year in the RoSPA Occupational Health
and Safety Awards 2017. Through the Royal Society for the Prevention of
Accidents RoSPA Awards scheme, which is open to businesses and organisations of
all types and sizes from across the UK and overseas, judges consider entrants’
overarching occupational health and safety management systems, including
practices such as leadership and workforce involvement.
SLR will be presented with the
award during a ceremony at the ExCeL, London, on the 20th June 2017.
The award was achieved during a special year for family-safety charity RoSPA,
as it celebrates its centenary.
Julia Small, RoSPA’s head of
awards and events, said: “The RoSPA Awards are the most prestigious in the
world of occupational health and safety, and held in high regard around the
world, as winning one demonstrates an organisation’s commitment to maintaining
an excellent health and safety record. Achieving the standard required is no
The majority of awards are
non-competitive and mark achievement at merit, bronze, silver and gold levels.
Gold medals, president’s awards and orders of distinction are presented to
organisations sustaining the high standards of the gold level over consecutive
Andrew Turk, SLR Consulting’s
Global Health and Safety Manager, said:
“We are very pleased to win a gold medal award for the 8th
consecutive year. The award really goes to every member of staff who has
contributed to keeping themselves and each other safe, by ensuring health and
safety is thought about as an integral part of what we do in SLR day to day.”