IS&T Interiors and Contracting wins RoSPA Silver Award for a second consecutive year
Company : S&T Interiors and Contracting
Location: London, UK
S&T Interiors and Contracting has won the Silver award for the second consecutive year at the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2017 for their global group-wide HSE initiatives. The prestigious annual scheme is run by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA).
S&T’s global HSE initiatives including Visual Impact Training (VIT), C.A.R.E -HSE global newsletter, HSE posters, heat stress awareness training, and emergency evacuation training contributed towards winning of the award.
The Visual Impact Training (VIT) crosses language and literacy boundaries and demonstrates to employees the impact of unsafe acts in their day-to-day lives by replicating the site scenarios. The C.AR.E. newsletter is a dedicated means of communicating vital safety-related information to all staff worldwide. Heat Stress Prevention Program provides workers with training and equipment necessary to protect them from heat related exposures and illnesses. The Emergency Evacuation Training is designed to make people aware of fire prevention procedures and practices. HSE plays a central role in S&T’s business strategy, in creating a safe workplace.
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 years. For the first time in 2017, the Patron’s Award has been presented to those organisations that have achieved consecutive gold awards for 25 years or more.
Competitive awards go to the best entries in 24 industry sectors including construction, healthcare, transport and logistics, engineering, manufacturing and education.
There are specialist awards for occupational health, environmental management and fleet safety, and excellence trophies for the best international, new entry, workforce involvement and organisation operating or based in Scotland. RoSPA’s top accolade is the Sir George Earle Trophy.
For more information about the RoSPA Awards visit www.rospa.com/awards