Five RoSPA Golds in 2016 for Alresford Salads, Bourne Prepared Produce, Cucina Sano, Tilmanstone Salads and Welcome Foods

06 May 2016

5 Gold Achievement Awards

Bakkavor Group, the UK’s leading fresh prepared foods manufacturer, is delighted to announce that for the second year running five of its businesses have received five gold achievement awards from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA).for their approach to health and safety.

Alresford Salads, Bourne Prepared Produce, Cucina Sano, Tilmanstone Salads and Welcome Foods will all be presented with Gold achievement awards at the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2015 ceremony in June. In addition, as this is the 5th consecutive year Tilmanstone Salads has achieved Gold status the business will also receive a RoSPA Gold medal.

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.

“This year was doubly special for our winners as their achievements were recognised as the RoSPA Awards celebrated its diamond anniversary, which is a ringing endorsement of the thousands of businesses and organisations that have committed to continuous improvement in accident and ill-health prevention.”

Ann Savage, Bakkavor Group Technical Director, comments: “We are thrilled that our peoples’ commitment to delivering best practice in Health and Safety in the workplace has been recognised once again by RoSPA and that our Tilmanstone Salads business has received a Gold Medal for their ongoing achievements. The Health and Safety of our people is a key focus for our business.”

See www.rospa.com/awards/ for more information about the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards.

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