Recognition at Health & Safety Awards
Mole Valley District Council received the RoSPA Silver Award at a prestigious awards ceremony in recognition of the exemplary health and safety performance and practices employed by the authority which help protect residents and members of staff.Widely-recognised as the most rigorous and respected health and safety awards scheme in the UK, the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents' (RoSPA) long-running initiative recognises organisations' commitment to accident and ill-health prevention, and is open to organisations around the world.
Mole Valley District Council (MVDC) was presented the RoSPA Silver Award during the awards ceremony held at the ExCeL Centre on Tuesday 19 June 2018. The Silver Award is given to organisations that have attained a high level of performance, underpinned by good management systems that deliver consistent improvements whilst working towards achieving a Gold Award.
Julia Small, RoSPA's head of qualifications, awards and events, said: "The RoSPA Awards are the most highly-respected in the health and safety arena, with almost 2,000 entrants every year, and allow organisations to prove excellence in the workplace, demonstrating a commitment to the wellbeing of not only employees but all those who interact with it."
Councillor Metin Huseyin, Cabinet Member for Finance, Performance & Risk, said: "It is a great honour for the organisation to have received the RoSPA Silver Award. This recognition is a reflection of the excellent work we do to keep our residents and staff safe and provides the perfect platform for us to further improve our practises and processes."
For more information about RoSPA, please visit www.rospa.com.