MINISTER PAT BREEN PRESENTS IRISH CONCRETE FEDERATION HEALTH AND SAFETY AWARDS 2018

On November 6th, Minister of State with special responsibility for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection, presented winners of the ICF Health & Safety Awards Scheme 2018 with their awards at a ceremony which coincided with the federation’s Annual General Meeting.

Awards were made to companies for innovative or practical steps or initiatives that reduced the risk of injury or occupational ill-health among employees and others.

There were a total of 59 entries received from ICF members across six categories. Awards were presented to winners in each category with certificates of commendation presented to companies whose entries the independent judging panel considered to merit special recognition.

Details of the award winners are as follows:

Winner of Behavioural Safety, Safety Culture, Leadership & Awareness Category – McGraths Cong – SOP’s at Workstation.

 

Winner of Worker Involvement in Safety Category – Breedon Cement – 5 Star Safety Initiative

Winner of Engineering Initiatives, Design & Solutions Category – Roadstone – Confined Space & Rescue

Winner of Traffic Management & Traffic Safety Category – Kilsaran International – CCTV Cameras Ready Mixed Vehicles

Occupational Health & Wellbeing – O’Reilly Concrete – Full Health Screening for all Employees

General Safety – BD Flood – Construction of Access Tunnel