Safety heroes receive Australia Day Honours

Reported by Haydee | 30 Jan, 2014

A police officer, a resource industry reformer and a physiotherapist were among those who were given Australia Day Honours for their dedication to work health and safety. Sergeant Karen Mercia Owen was given the Australian Police Medal for her effort in managing WHS risks of pairing riders with horses. She is a sergeant at the …

Work health and safety advocates recognised in Australia Day Honours

Reported by Haydee | 31 Jan, 2013

WHS achievers were some of this year’s Australia Day Honours recipient. Honours were given to people from different areas of expertise. Mr James Patrick Smith received the Australian Fire Service Medal for ensuring highest levels of safety, ensuring effective outcomes for the firefighters under his command and the community. Sergeant Michael James Butler was awarded …

OHS advocates among this year’s Australia Day Honours recipients

Reported by Haydee | 02 Feb, 2012

OHS achievers were some of this year’s Australia Day Honours recipients. Honours were given on people from different areas of expertise. Here are some OHS achievers who are also Australia Day Honours recipients: Dr Robert Lindsay Every – received an Order of Australia for distinguished service to business and to the community. He was the …