A prestigious safety award has been awarded to Clark Contracts, the construction, refurbishment and maintenance company by RoSPA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents) as part of the Occupational Health and Safety Achievement Awards 2016.
ROSPA’s President’s Award recognises the accomplishment of Clark Contracts in securing RoSPA Gold Awards in each of the last ten years, by demonstrating excellent occupational health and safety management systems, a rigorous approach to occupational health, a continued high level of performance and compliance with control measures.
David Cooper, Director responsible for Health and Safety at Clark Contracts, said “We are committed to continually improving our performance and putting the health and safety of our employees at the forefront of our business. To be recognised by one of the most highly respected occupational awards for the 10th year running reinforces this long term commitment and we are extremely proud to be receiving the President’s Award at this year’s ceremony.”
Clark Contracts will be presented with the President’s Award during the annual presentation ceremony at the Hilton Hotel in Glasgow on 15th September 2016.
Julia Small, RoSPA’s head of awards and events added, “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. “
Now in their 60th year, the RoSPA Awards recognise and celebrate excellence in safety performance across the UK. Judged by a panel of highly experienced health and safety professionals including representatives from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) and National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH), the awards offer organisations the opportunity to prove their ongoing commitment to raising standards and to celebrate success.
Founded in 1978, Clark Contracts Ltd is a privately owned construction, refurbishment and maintenance main contractor working across all sectors. Delivering contracts up to £10m in value across 5 divisions; Construction, Fit Out, Small Works, Maintenance and Bespoke Joinery Workshop, Clark Contracts employs over 260 staff with offices in the East and West of Scotland. The proportion of business derived from repeat customers each year has averaged 76% over the past ten years and 72% of customers class the main contractor as ‘Impressive’ or ‘First Class’.