Qualter Hall has been successful in the 60th year of RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2016.

Qualter Hall have achieved the Gold award in the prestigious annual scheme run by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA).

Qualter Hall will be presented with the award during a ceremony at the ExCel, London on 21 June 2016, as the event marks its diamond anniversary.

The RoSPA Awards is celebrating 60 years of presenting highly regarded and sought after accolades to businesses and organisations which have shown commitment to accident and ill-health prevention.

Through the scheme, which is open to businesses and organisations of all types and sizes from across the UK and overseas, judges consider entrants’ overarching occupational health and safety management systems, including practices such as leadership and workforce involvement.

Julia Small, RoSPA’s head of awards and events, said: “To win an award at such a highly-regarded event as the RoSPA Awards is a great achievement for our winners.  It recognises their commitment to maintaining an excellent health and safety record and raises the bar for other organisations to aspire to.  We offer them our congratulations.”

Qualter Hall’s Managing Director, George Orton said: “We are absolutely delighted to have been awarded the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Gold Award.  Over the years it has been a key company policy to maintain the very highest standards of health and safety for the benefit of both our valued members of staff as well as our customers.  We are extremely proud therefore to achieve such prestigious recognition for the health and safety management systems we have in place, and health and safety record the company has achieved.”