BP McKeefry Limited wins at RoSPA Awards 2016
BP McKeefry Limited has been successful in the 60th year of the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2016!
Our company, based in Swatragh, achieved the Winner of Gold Achievement Award and also the Best New Entry Award in the prestigious annual scheme run by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA).
They were presented with the award during a ceremony at the Glasgow Hilton hotel, on September 15, 2016, as the event marked its diamond anniversary.
The RoSPA Awards is celebrating 60 years of presenting highly-regarded and sought after accolades to businesses and organisations which have shown commitment to accident and ill-health prevention.
Through the 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.
Julia Small, RoSPA’s head of awards and events, said: “To win an award at such a highly-regarded event as the RoSPA Awards is a great achievement for our winners. It recognises their commitment to maintaining an excellent health and safety record and raises the bar for other organisations to aspire to. We offer them our congratulations. This year was doubly special for our winners as their achievements were recognised as the RoSPA Awards celebrated its diamond anniversary, which is a ringing endorsement of the thousands of businesses and organisations that have committed to continuous improvement in accident and ill-health prevention.”
Edward Deighan, Health and Safety Manager, BP McKeefry Ltd said “It was a pleasure to receive both the Gold Achievement Award and the Best New Entry Award on behalf of BP McKeefry Ltd in front of colleagues and peers. This is a fantastic achievement for us and is a clear indication to our customers and employees that we take health and safety very seriously”.
Thanks to everyone within the business for always striving to improve and engaging within Health and Safety initiatives!