Nominations open for 2017 Safe Work and Return to Work Awards

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Nominations are now being accepted for this year’s Safe Work and Return to Work Awards, which highlights outstanding innovations and success in work health and safety and rehabilitation and return to work.

“If you have a success story to share, or if you know of an organisation or an individual that should be recognised for their achievements in work health and safety or rehabilitation and return to work then enter or nominate from today,” Workplace Health and Safety Queensland said in a statement.

Safe Work Categories:

  • Category one – Best solution to an identified health and safety issue
  • Category two – Best individual contribution to work health and safety
  • Category three – Best solution to an identified electrical safety issue
  • Category four – Most significant improvement to work health and safety performance
  • Category five – Best workplace health and wellbeing initiative
  • Category six – Best demonstrated leadership in work health and safety (closed category finalists are chosen by the judges of categories one to five)

Return to work categories:

  • Category seven – Injured worker achievement award
  • Category eight – Best rehabilitation and return to work system
  • Category nine – Best individual contribution to rehabilitation and return to work
  • Category ten – Best demonstrated leadership in return to work (closed category – finalists are chosen by the judges of categories seven to nine)

Finalists will be recognised during the gala awards ceremony on 18 October. They will also be in the running to win up to $2000 in prize money.

More information about the awards is available on Workplace Health and Safety Queensland’s website.

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