Safety Excellence Category Entry Form
Individual and team entrants can nominate themselves.
KEY NOMINEE AND NOMINATOR INFORMATION
Nominee 2 (if more than one Nominee)
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Safety Initiative & Project
Please upload up to 4 high-resolution photos of the Nominee:
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SAFETY INITIATIVE DESCRIPTION
In 500 words or less, tell us about the Safety Initiative.
Submissions should cover an Innovation or Initiative that will create positive Health & Safety outcomes for the building industry. Such an Innovation or Initiative could be a product, be site based, or relate to safety in design. The judges will be looking for:
• A new safety-focused technology, product or approach – new to the market, that has the potential to transform the way the industry will work.
• The benefit of the safety Innovation / Initiative to the Nominee’s site / company / client / resultant building, and the ability for the Innovation / Initiative to be applied across the industry.
Please upload at least 4 high-resolution photos of the Safety Initiative being installed or used, plus any supporting documents you wish to include:
ABOUT THE NOMINEE
In 500 words or less, tell us about the Nominee.The Nominees background may include details on any of the following:• Background• Years in the industry• Previous roles and experience• Work experience outside New Zealand (if any)• Why Nominee was chosen for this position• Qualifications and affiliations• Previous awards
In 500 words or less, tell us what the Nominee’s role was in developing this new Safety Initiative and how they excelled in doing so:These might include:- Evidence of the Nominee promoting Health & Safety initiatives or changing Health & Safety behaviors.- Evidence of the Nominee implementing innovative and effective Health & Safety policies and strategies for a project.- Detail on how the Nominee ensured compliance with site / organisational / statutory Health & Safety requirements.- What risk assessments were undertaken?- Were statistics compiled?- Describe the liaison with relevant authorities; client, subcontractors and external organisations such as WorkSafe NZ, Site Safe and ACC; for all safety-related issues for the project.
In 500 words or less, tell us what are some of the challenges faced by the Nominee in realising this Safety Initiative.Challenges that the Nominee may have confronted might include:• Resistance from stakeholders to trying a new approach• Availability of resource(s) to realise the new technology / technique / procedure• Logistics• Design• Limitations of existing product / procedures / technology• Budget• Hazard identification• Imbedded poor Health & Safety behaviours
Please upload 2 written references. References should include:• Referee’s name, role, organisation, email address, mobile number• Nominee’s name and role• Project name and description• What the Nominee did well• Challenges the Nominee faced and how they overcame them
Please note: Phone calls to referees may occur at the discretion of the Awards judges.
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