The five winners of the prestigious 2017 Work Safety Awards Western Australia have been announced.
The winners of the Award categories announced on Friday morning include RAC WA, Fremantle Commercial Diving and The Lifting Company, Kimberley Ports Authority, City of Cockburn and Alison Marais.
DMIRS Acting Deputy Director General Safety Simon Ridge said the five winners were examples of the many excellent workplace innovations and occupational safety and health systems being developed in WA.
“These Awards recognise outstanding occupational safety and health management, innovations and solutions in both public and private sector workplaces in WA that reduce the risk of work-related injury and disease,” Mr Ridge said.
“Awards such as these are all about encouraging best practice in safety and health, and the winners are leading the way by making a significant contribution to making WA workplaces safer.
“I heartily congratulate all the very worthy winners and finalists, along with everyone else who nominated for this year’s Awards.”
A complete list of the 2017 Award winners is available on WorkSafe WA website.