Tenth RoSPA Gold earns VolkerFitzpatrick a President’s Award

VolkerFitzpatrick has been presented with the RoSPA President’s Award, as a result of winning ten consecutive Gold Awards. The award recognises the business’ health and safety performance throughout 2017.

Award 2018
Award 2018

Last year saw VolkerFitzpatrick’s accomplishments recognised with a number of other accolades, including five Considerate Constructors National Awards and two International Safety Awards with Merit, from the British Safety Council. The business also won the CIWM Most Sustainable Construction & Demolition Project Award for the Ely Southern Bypass project.

Steve Bridgen, head of HSEQS for VolkerFitzpatrick said: “I am delighted that the business has once again received recognition from RoSPA, for our consistent, industry-leading health and safety performance. To have been awarded Gold for the tenth year in a row is a great achievement and I would like to thank everyone for all their hard work throughout 2017.”

Julia Small, RoSPA’s head of qualifications, awards and events, said: “The RoSPA Awards are the most highly-respected in the health and safety arena, with almost 2,000 entrants every year, and allow organisations to prove excellence in the workplace, demonstrating a commitment to the wellbeing of not only employees but all those who interact with it.”

About the awards

The RoSPA Health and Safety Awards have been running for 62 years, offering organisations a prime opportunity to prove their ongoing commitment to raising health and safety standards.

Judges consider entrants’ overarching occupational health and safety management systems, including practices such as leadership and workforce involvement.

To learn more about the RoSPA Awards visit