WYG goes for gold and wins eighth health and safety award

Press Release
17 May 2012

WYG goes for gold and wins eighth health and safety award

The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) has presented WYG its eighth gold award at yesterday’s (16 May) Occupational Health and Safety awards ceremony.

Multi-disciplinary consultancy WYG was recognised for the high standards in health and safety the business follows and its continuing commitment to the very highest of standards in Health and Safety management, processes and working practices.

Held at the Birmingham NEC and sponsored by the National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH), the event has been recognising health and safety success since 1956.

Stuart Spooner, Group Health and Safety Director, WYG said: “We are delighted to be receiving our eighth gold award which demonstrates the strict criteria the business is meeting, not only in our overall risk management and project controls, but also our overarching health and safety management systems, including important practices such as strong leadership and workforce engagement.

“The senior management team continues to challenge the business to achieve even higher standards of health and safety across the Group and I look forward to the further challenges set this year as we push for our ninth consecutive award.”

The event had another record number of entries for the RoSPA Awards.


Image caption: Sarah Morris, Group Health & Safety Manager at WYG receiving the award

Notes to Editors

WYG is an established global management and technical consultancy to the built and natural environment that collaborates with clients in over 40 countries to help them realise their corporate and project ambitions.

A top 15 European consultancy and employing more than 1,400 people around the world, WYG has the expertise for every stage of a project’s life-cycle from planning and design to building and completion.

WYG takes enormous pride in the work it does and has been recognised with several prestigious industry awards including: British Expertise International Awards 2011; RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Gold Medal Award 2011, National Recycling Awards 2011. www.wyg.com


Amy Bhavra
PR and Communications Executive

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