Gold Medal Award 2017

Acorn Environmental Management Group Ltd is a winner at the RoSPA Health and Safety Awards 2017.

The company, based in REDDITCH, achieved the Gold Medal (5 consecutive Golds) award in the prestigious annual scheme run by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA).

They will be presented with the award during a ceremony at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole hotel on Wednesday, July 12, 2017. The award was achieved during a special year for family-safety charity RoSPA, as it celebrates its centenary.

Through the RoSPA Awards scheme, which is open to businesses and organisations of all types and sizes from across the UK and overseas, judges consider entrants’ overarching occupational health and safety management systems, including practices such as leadership and workforce involvement. The awards are now in its 61st year.

Kevin O’Rourke, Managing Director, said: “We are delighted to be awarded our 5th consecutive Gold Award by RoSPA. All of our employees work exceptionally hard to maintain the high standards that the Directors and our Customers demand. This award recognises the continued effort and continuous improvement that we have achieved at every level in the organisation”.

Julia Small, RoSPA’s head of awards and events, said: “The RoSPA Awards are the most prestigious in the world of occupational health and safety, and held in high regard around the world, as winning one demonstrates an organisation’s commitment to maintaining an excellent health and safety record. Achieving the standard required is no mean feat.