The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) celebrates its centenary this year and their patron, HM the Queen, graciously granted them permission to hold a celebratory party at Buckingham Palace in London on 25 May 2017. As a recipient of the RoSPA Gold Medal Award for three years in a row, representatives from James Cropper’s health and safety team were amongst the carefully selected guests to the Royal Garden Party in recognition of the company’s proactive approach and great commitment to Safety.
The RoSPA Awards scheme is open to businesses and organisations of all 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.
Anthony Bowness, Health, Safety and Environment Manager, said: “We are delighted to receive this prestigious award for the 3rd consecutive year. Keeping everyone safe is our number one priority throughout the business and this award highlights once more our dedication to safe practice each and every day.”
Chris Harris, Team Leader said: “Anthony and I were delighted to be able to represent James Cropper at the Royal Garden Party. Our invitation to the centenary celebrations recognises our deep commitment to continuous improvement in accident prevention at work.”
The RoSPA Safety Awards mark achievement at merit, bronze, silver and gold levels and are internationally recognised. This sought after accolade is a key fixture in the health and safety calendar and offers organisations a prime opportunity to prove their ongoing commitment to raising health and safety standards and to be a part of the longest running and most highly respected occupational safety awards programme.