Forum members up for awards

Business Leaders' Health and Safety Forum members are strongly represented at this years New Zealand Workplace Health and Safety Awards. 

Lifetime achievement award for Shell's Rob Jager

Congratulations go to Shell chair Rob Jager who was today named the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award.

Rob is a former chair of the Business Leaders' Health and Safety Forum and chaired the 2013 Independent Taskforce on Workplace Health and Safety, which played a significant role in the reforms of New Zealand’s health and safety regime.

Rob has been a passionate, out-spoken and lifelong champion for health and safety, and this award is well-deserved.

Executive Leader of the Year finalists 

Congratulations also to the finalists in the Executive Leader of the Year category; Steven Carden (Landcorp), Peter Reidy (KiwiRail) and Robert Spurway (Fonterra).

The Forum sponsors this category to raise the profile of health and safety leadership, and it’s great to see executives from three member organisations being nominated by their people.

Members who are finalists in other categories

Congratulations also to the Forum organisations named as finalists in other categories of the awards. These include ANZCO Foods, KiwiRail, Vector, Methanex, Transdev Auckland, Beca, Ballance Agri Nutrients, PF Olsen, WorleyParsons NZ, Landcorp Farming, Air NZ, Department of Corrections, Spotless, Northpower, Waikato District Council and Fonterra.

Well done to all the finalists. It’s great to see your efforts being recognised at these national awards.