The SHE Awards 2021

Award Criteria

Icon : Best Health & Safety In Construction

Best Health & Safety In Construction

This category is designed to recognise a construction project, which has an exemplary health and safety record. Entrants must explain how the project ensured the health, safety and wellbeing of anyone who had access to or worked on the construction site.

The project must have been completed no earlier than 1 January 2020 and if the project is ongoing the entry must apply to a health and safety strategy that was implemented after 1 January 2020.

Key tips for your entry

1. Keep information simple

Please keep your sentences short and easy to understand. Not all of the judges are technicalexperts so please don’t assume they will know acronyms or technical lingo. Simply submit yourtext in language that is clear, precise and simplistically highlights the merits for its submission.

2. Product must be newWe will disqualify any entry that related to a project that began earlier than 1 January 2020 soplease ensure that your entry meets this criteria or it will not be accepted. Your campaign musthave been successfully launched no earlier than 1 January 2020. If it is found to have beenlaunched prior to that date you will be disqualified.

3. You do not have to be an exhibitor of the Fire Safety Event, Health and Safety Event or any otherexhibition organised by Western Business Media to be eligible to enter the awards.

4. Provide detail about the performance of the campaignThe judges need to know details on how and why the project was launched and the positiveimpact it has made. Please provide verifiable evidence that the initiative has resulted in significantimprovements to either the health, safety, fire safety of persons or premises.

5. Legal proceedings

If your company has been subject to any prosecution in relation to fire safety law or health andsafety law since 1 January 2020, or has been subject to any enforcement notices, then your entrywill automatically be disqualified.

The following entry questions are to be used for the Best Health and Safety in Construction category below:

  1. Project Name
  2. Project Website
  3. Project Description (max 50 words)
  4. Project Launch Date
  5. In no more than 250 words, please provide details what were the aim(s) of the project.
  6. In no more than 250 words, please tell us how you implemented the project and include detailson any partners or key stakeholders.
  7. In no more than 250 words, please detail the results of the project including evidence of anymeasurable improvement to health, safety, fire safety or wellbeing for individuals or premises.
  8. In no more than 50 words, please write a profile/summary of your project. This will be used forthe judging panel as well as for publicity purposes on the Awards night