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Health & Safety Excellence Award - Healthcare

Health & Safety Excellence Award - Healthcare

This award is open to any organisation in the healthcare industry (both public and private) that can demonstrate a strong commitment to the safety, health and welfare of its employees and patients over the past 12 months.

In your entry, the judges would like to see a clear demonstration of best practice in health and safety, compliance to standards, training, technical and behavioural improvements.

Entry is by a 5 A4 page submission; the judges will be looking for clear information backed up by facts that pays particular attention to the criteria listed below.


  • Outline: Please outline the processes and initiatives introduced by your organisation to tackle workplace health and safety, highlighting any relevant accreditations achieved.

  • Commitment & Responsibility: Provide details of who is responsible for developing and implementing the safety programs and initiatives, outlining the level of senior management buy-in and the commitments made to staff training and communication of the initiatives.

  • Organisational Targets: Does the organisation set itself safety performance targets? If so, how are they set and what do they include.

  • Outcomes & Results: Please provide evidence of results. How have the process and initiatives contributed to the welfare of staff, patients and the public? How is the impact measured?

  • Future uses: How will you use the initiative in the future? You can include any plans for alteration or expansion.

  • Please include any other statements or facts that support your entry.

  1. Visit our 'HOW TO ENTER' page for our Items Checklist & Step-by-Step Guide.

  2. Once you have created your PDF submission and you have all items in the Items Checklist, submit your entry via the Online Entry Form below.

HOW DO I ENTER?