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International Safety Award with Merit

safety award with merit

News release

 23rd March 2018

 ACS Construction Group Ltd and the Hull University project is presented with International Safety Award for protecting its employees from the risk of injury and ill health at work.

 ACS Construction Group Ltd and the Hull University project has won an International Safety Award with Merit from the British Safety Council in recognition of its commitment to keeping its workers and workplaces healthy and safe during the 2017 calendar year.

ACS Construction Group Ltd and the Hull University project is one of 183 organisations to win a Merit in the 2018 International Safety Awards.

Now in their 60th year, the International Safety Awards recognise and celebrate organisations from around the world which have demonstrated to the satisfaction of the scheme’s independent judges their commitment to preventing workplace injuries and work-related ill health during the previous calendar year.

In 2018, 623 organisations won an International Safety Award. They span all sectors and are drawn from the United Kingdom, Africa, Asia and the Middle East. 15 organisations were awarded a Distinction, 183 organisations were awarded a Merit and 351 organisations achieved a Pass.

Mike Robinson, Chief Executive of the British Safety Council, ACS Construction Group Ltd and the Hull University project on their success in winning an International Safety Award 2018 with Merit: “The British Safety Council commends ACS Construction Group Ltd and the Hull University project on their achievement. The award is in recognition of their commitment and efforts to keep their employees and workplaces free of injury and ill health.

“The long list of winners of the International Safety Awards demonstrates that an increasing number of companies recognise that sensible and proportionate management of health and safety risks is a business enabler. It benefits workers, their families, businesses and society as a whole. By celebrating and sharing the achievements of the winners of the International Safety Awards, we encourage businesses all over the world to follow their lead and place employees’ health and safety at the heart of their business.

“Our warmest congratulations to ACS Construction Group Ltd and the Hull University project. All of those working at ACS Construction Group Ltd should be rightly proud of their achievement.”