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UPP awarded the RoSPA Gold Award for fifth year running
1 April 2022
We are proud to announce that we have been awarded the RoSPA Gold Award for the fifth consecutive year – an internationally recognised award for demonstrating high health and safety standards, held by The Royal Society of Prevention of Accidents.
UPP has received the Gold Award due to the dedicated work ensuring that our teams and contractors get home safely to their families at the end of every working day. In addition to this achievement, we have also been awarded a Gold Medal for securing a Gold Award for five consecutive years.
Craig Cole, Head of Safety, Health and Wellbeing at UPP, commented on achieving the highest possible accolade in what is the UK’s longest-running health and safety industry awards:
“To be recognised by RoSPA for our continued work and effort to prioritise the safety of our teams and those working for us confirms that we are leaders in workplace health and safety practices. At a time when the overall health and wellbeing of people is paramount, to be acknowledged by an internationally recognised and prestigious scheme for the lengths we to go to for our employees is something we are extremely proud of and something we will continue to succeed at.”
Julia Small, RoSPA’s Achievements Director, said:
“This is a fantastic and well-deserved accomplishment. All our award entrants demonstrate their unwavering commitment and passion for keeping people safe at work. By receiving this recognition UPP join like-minded businesses and organisations worldwide, who represent the very best in their approach to Health and Safety. I would like to add my personal thanks for all the work that it has taken to secure this well-deserved award – congratulations to all those involved, who champion and drive up Health and Safety standards every day. You are a fantastic example to others in your sector.”
The RoSPA Awards is a globally recognised scheme that is extremely sought after from employers across occupational health and safety, and road, home, leisure and education. The awards receive almost 2,000 applications every year, from nearly 50 countries and a reach of over 7 million employees.