Sep 20, 2019

Finalists named in workplace safety awards

Finalists named in workplace safety awards

Mendi Constructions, Melco Engineering and G&S Engineering are among the regional achievers named as finalists in Queensland’s 2019 Safe Work and Return to Work Awards.

The awards this year received 122 entries demonstrating excellence in work health and safety, electrical safety or injured worker rehabilitation and return to work.

Safety Ambassador Shane Webcke will announce the winners at the Safe Work and Return to Work Awards Ceremony on October 9 at the Royal International Convention Centre, Bowen Hills, Brisbane.

The full list of finalists is below:

Best solution to an identified work health and safety issue 

  • Envirochasing Sales T/A Guarda Systems
  • Incitec Pivot Fertilisers
  • Pole Grab
  • Verton Technologies Australia

Best individual contribution to work health and safety

  • Ashley Rieck, Greensill Farming
  • Craig Hatchard, RoadTek
  • Glen James, Foodbank

Best solution to an identified electrical issue

  • Energy Queensland

Most significant improvement to work health and safety performance

  • Eagle Alliance Earthmoving
  • Mendi Constructions
  • Swickers 

Best commitment to work health and wellbeing

  • Cancer Council Queensland
  • CQUniversity
  • G&S Engineering

Best demonstrated leadership in work health and safety

  • CQUniversity
  • Eagle Alliance Earthmoving
  • Glen Cook, Energy Queensland
  • Mendi Constructions

Injured worker achievement award

  • Amanda Ludgater, Skyline Landscape Services
  • Jessica McDowell, Churches of Christ
  • Jordan Williams, Melco Engineering
  • Tajhon Mailata, OI

Best rehabilitation and return to work management system

  • Griffith University
  • Skyline Landscape Services

Best individual contribution to rehabilitation and return to work

  • Hilary Mauro, Endeavour Foundation
  • Jacci Watson, Skyline Landscape Services
  • Susan Bryer, WorkCover Queensland
  • Tracy Bignell, Townsville City Council

Best demonstrated leadership in return to work

  • Griffith University
  • Skyline Landscape Services

Best demonstrated healthy and safety work design

  • Buildsafe Queensland
  • Craig Hatchard, RoadTek

 

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