VolkerHighways is among the winners of the RoSPA Awards 2015, after receiving the prestigous RoSPA Gold Medal.
The Gold Medal award is presented to organisations that win five consecutive RoSPA Gold Awards and demonstrate continued excellence in occupational health and safety and commitment to continuous improvement.
Phil Thomas, head of HSEQS at VolkerHighways said: “I am extremely delighted that VolkerHighways has received this prestigious award. To achieve five consecutive Gold Awards is a fantastic achievement and a testament to the hard work we as business do to ensure the safety of all our contractors and employees.”
David Rawlins, RoSPA’s awards manager, said: “The RoSPA Awards encourage improvement in occupational health and safety management. Organisations that gain recognition for their health and safety management systems, such as VolkerHighways, contribute to raising standards overall and we congratulate them.”
RoSPA is the UK's family safety charity. Their mission is to save lives and reduce injuries covering all ages and stages of life.
The RoSPA Awards are open to businesses and organisations of all types and sizes across the UK and overseas and have been held annually for nearly 60 years. Awards are presented in areas such as overarching occupational health and safety management systems, including practices such as leadership and workforce involvement.