20 June 2014

The University of Hertfordshire is among the winners in the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2014.

Silver Achievement

The University won a Silver Achievement in the prestigious annual Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents' (RoSPA) Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2014.

The Occupational Health and Safety team received the award on behalf of the University at the awards ceremony held in the Excel Centre, London on Tuesday 17 June.

Raising the bar

David Rawlins, RoSPA's awards manager, said: "The RoSPA Awards encourage the raising of occupational health and safety standards across the board. Organisations that gain recognition for their health and safety management systems, such as University of Hertfordshire, contribute to a collective raising of the bar for other organisations to aspire to, and we offer them our congratulations." 


Professor Quintin McKellar, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Hertfordshire added: "Congratulations to Monica Kanwar, Director of Occupational Health and Safety, and her team, and everyone who has contributed to this successful award."

For more information on the awards and RoSPA, please visit the RoSPA website.

Photograph: (from left to right) Christopher Golligher, Monica Kanwar and Lee Bailey with the achievement.