The hotly anticipated BSIF Safety Awards, sponsored by Scott Safety, took place on 17th June, with industry leaders, organisations and award entrants all in attendance waiting to hear who the lucky winners of this year’s awards would be.
The BSIF Safety Awards are highly recognised in the health and safety industry and comprise three award categories: Product Innovation Award, Service Award and Safety Excellence Award.
Commenting on this year’s Safety Awards, BSIF CEO, Alan Murray said: "On behalf of the BSIF, I would like to congratulate all the winners of this year’s awards, it is a real testimony to all those involved in the hard work and innovation that goes into the products and services created to help make the workplace a healthier and safer place to be.
"It has been great to see so many companies competing to win one of the BSIF’s prestigious Safety Awards. There is no doubt that the winners will benefit from winning, as these awards underline their and the Federation’s dedication to the highest standards within the supply of occupational and safety products and services.”
The winners were:
BSIF Product Innovation Award
The award for products that are new and innovative and will contribute to improvements in occupational safety and health.
Highly Commended: Scott SafetyProflow EX with AX Filter
Highly Commended: 3MSecure Fit 200 Series Spectacles
Commended: PortwestFR91 Araflame Hi Vis Coverall
Commended: Perfect Cutting Diamond GloveHoneywell
BSIF Service Award
The award for companies in the safety field offering exceptional and innovative service solutions, voted by the entrants’ own customers.
Highly Commended: Simon Safety
Highly Commended: The McOnie Agency
Commended: Arco Linlithgow
BSIF Safety Excellence Award
The award based upon case studies submitted by members, these awards recognise major improvements in occupational safety created in 2013.
Winner: Parker Merchanting in conjunction with Carillion