UK Health & Safety Awards 2018

MPA is pleased to invite entries to its prestigious Health and Safety Awards Scheme.

The 2018 scheme is open to all with an interest in health & safety. MPA welcomes entries from every organization in the supply chain, including MPA members; non-members; contractors; consultants; manufacturers; suppliers; regulators; etc. Do consider making a joint entry with a contractor, a supplier or perhaps another partner.

The day-to-day management for the 2018 scheme will be handled by Kevin Stevens, MPA’s Director for Health & Safety, assisted by Ian Gibson, Mary Burling and David Yelland. If you have any questions, please e-mail in the first instance.

Please read the “Entry Criteria Guidance" and "Image Guidance” – see menu on the right-hand side, below which are links to INDIVIDUAL ENTRY FORMS, one for each of the topic categories. Enter as many of the categories as you like, but there is an overall maximum of 16 entries per company.

NB Entry Deadline is 7th April 2018

Email completed entries to:  with separate high quality photos attached to the email.  Shortly after you submit your entry, MPA will supply you with a unique Reference Number, to be quoted in any correspondence.

If your entry is selected for a Judging Visit, the judge will want to “walk the talk” and discuss your entry with operatives, as well as managers.

Follow these links to see examples of previous winning entries included in the Sharing Good Practice Guides or go to the Best practice page on Safequarry.

Clearly, 2017 was a landmark year for all the wrong reasons and we need to respond to ensure that it is not repeated. The sharing of best practice is a major contributor to the prevention and recurrence of serious incidents whether your submission is a winner or receives a certificate of participation they all contribute to a safer workplace. MPA looks forward to your participation, thereby providing a further shot in the arm in this industry’s relentless drive towards Zero Harm.

Please watch the video of the MPA 2017 Health and Safety Awards

Kevin Stevens    6th February 2018

Sharing health and safety resources helps us all work towards Zero Harm
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