Safety in Care Awards 2013

Winner Best Practice Award -2013

Sponsored by SMS Environmental.

Nigel Hammond
There has been a significant & measurable improvement in health & safety performance in Macintyre over the last two years.Nigel Health  & Safety Manager set up a new three-year cycle of health & safety objectives for the organisation & has systematically & effectively pursued them.

The Judges stated that this was a good application that demonstrated compliance & results on all levels of the judging criteria, particular strengths in demonstrating what has been implemented & also good testing of the systems through auditing & inspection both internally & externally. A great application with very good results.

the runner up was
Denise Llewellyn – Health and Safety Partner, Caerphilly County Borough Council.

Winner- Learning & Training Award 2013

Sponsored by Rose Hygiene Ltd

Tony Priest- The Richmond Fellowship Scotland.
Tony is the Health & Safety Advisor & has developed a “Managing Safety in the Social Care Sector” training course which has been approved & licensed by IOSH and is the only approved social care sector IOSH training course in the UK

The judges specifically commented on how the application demonstrated that following a review, managers were in need of more general health & safety training & that IOSH Managing Safely would be appropriate this exampled exampled some good indicators as to how he incorporated HSG220 into the training in order to cover the correct areas.
Many congratulations to him

The runner up was Davide Ide- Health & Safety Advisor, Leeds City Council.

Winner – Company or Individual or the year 2013

Sponsored by  Citation

Gill Lucas- European Care Group.
Gill joined ECG in October 2011 & has been instrumental in increasing the profile & awareness of health & safety matters across the whole group. She has established quarterly group risk forum for senior executives & operational managers to ensure that high level risk matters are discussed & dealt with promptly & in line with requirements under relevant legislation.

The judges agreed that she demonstrated single handed the increase in the profile of health & safety across the whole organisation an encouraged accountability & responsibility at the correct levels.
Many congratulations to her.

The runner up was David Hulton Health & Safety Manager Anchor.






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