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Awards recognise stand out safety initiatives

Submitted on Friday, 10th June 2016

Nominations for the 2016 WorkSafe Awards are now open. The awards celebrate the many stand-out examples and innovations in health, safety and wellbeing in Victorian workplaces over the past year.

Award categories recognise business innovations, employers, return to work coordinators, health and safety representatives who have established themselves as leaders in health, safety, wellbeing and return to work.

The award categories are:

  • Best solution to a manual handling issue (New)
  • Best solution to a specific workplace health and safety issue
  • Health and safety invention of the year
  • Occupational health and safety achievement award (for an individual)
  • Health and safety representative of the year
  • Commitment to workplace health and wellbeing
  • Employer excellence in return to work
  • Return to work coordinator excellence
  • Worker return to work achievement

Nominations close on Thursday 30 June. Winners will be announced at gala dinner in October.

Visit to enter.

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