Other Awards

Occupational Health Award (sponsored by Health & Safety Authority (HSA) and Health & Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI))

Superior Performance Award (sponsored by Anderco)

Driving for Work Award (sponsored by Merrion Fleet Management Ltd.)

Safety Representative of the Year Award [in association with Nifast]

Superior Performance Award (sponsored by Anderco)
This award, introduced in 2015 and sponsored by Anderco, will be presented to an organisation that demonstrates as much evidence as possible that they provide a safety working environment for their employees, visitors, contractors, public, neighbours, etc.

Superior performance is defined as measures introduced over and above the legal requirement to do so. To be in with a chance to win this award, you must include all evidence in Section 10 of the Awards.

The organisation that scores the highest mark in Section 11 will be awarded the Superior Performance Award, sponsored by Anderco.

This award will be made in addition to whatever other award the successful organisation has achieved.

Occupational Health Award (sponsored by Health & Safety Authority (HSA) and Health & Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI))
This award introduced in 2014 is designed for companies who demonstrate clear evidence that they manage a clear and proactively structured occupational health programme for their employees. This programme should be based on the hazard identification and risk assessments applicable within the company and may include such items as, Pre-employment medicals, Periodic medicals, Hearing, Vibration, Skin Care, Respiratory issues, General Health issues, EAP, Shift Work, Diet, Hygiene matters, etc.

No separate entry is required but the winner will be selected from all entries who can demonstrate and provide evidence that their occupational health programme is top class. This award will be made in addition to whatever other award the successful organisation has achieved.

Driving for Work Award (sponsored by Merrion Fleet Management Ltd.)
The Driving for Work Award, as part of the overall Occupational Safety Awards 2016, is a newly introduced award requiring entrants to demonstrate evidence of the following in relation to driving for work: policy, planning, practice, measuring performance and reviewing performance. The entrant who scores highest in Section 10 relating to Driving for Work will win the inaugural “Driving for Work Award 2016 sponsored by Merrion Fleet Management Ltd. No separate entry is required. This award will be made in addition to whatever other award the successful organisation has achieved.

NISO Safety Representative of the Year Award (in association with The CPL Institute)
The Safety Representative of the Year Award organised by the National Irish Safety Organisation (NISO) in association with The CPL Institute will be awarded to a Safety Representative who the adjudicators deem to have made the most positive advance to workplace health and safety. Entry is by way of an entry form which should be filled in by the nominee.

Click here to view or download details of the Safety Representative of the Year Award [pdf; 504kb]
Closing date 31 August 2016.