The MPA & British Precast Health & Safety Awards event is FREE and online this year. With the theme of Safer by Sharing…Safer by Action, and hosted by BBC Presenter Sybil Ruscoe, the show will enable the industry to share innovation and celebrate the health & safety achievements delivered by the mineral products industry over the last two years.
Register here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/mpa-and-british-precast-health-safety-awards-2021-tickets-171321676747
Whether a business owner, senior manager, H&S specialist, site manager, supervisor, supplier, contractor or other key stakeholder, this is a unique opportunity to learn about the innovations that are transforming health and safety in the mineral products industry and recognise actions that can be taken to make working environments safer for all. Senior industry specialists will be reflecting on: how we can make mobile and fixed plant safer in the mineral products industry, their experience engaging with the MPA H&S leadership workshops, the impact of MP Connect and other industry initiatives in Transport and Road Safety.
This event will highlight the:
- Winners and finalists of the 8 New H&S Topic Awards
- Winner of the New ‘The Fatal 6’ Award
- Winner of the Eurobitume Award
- Winners of the Individual Recognition Awards
- Winner and finalists for the New Young Leader Award
- Winner of the John Crabbe Trophy for outstanding performance in health and safety
- Winner of the Sir Frank Davies Trophy for outstanding practice and performance for those companies with fewer than 1,000 employees
Nigel Jackson, Chief Executive MPA said: “This is a great opportunity for the industry to come together not only to celebrate but also to learn more about some amazing health and safety innovations. Drawn from across all sectors of the mineral products industry, everyone attending will be able to identify opportunities to apply some of the ideas highlighted to make their own workplaces safer or healthier. Watching this event could help you to prevent a serious injury or fatality to one of your colleagues. Please do not miss out, register now to attend this free event”.
About the Mineral Products Association:
The Mineral Products Association (MPA) is the trade association for the aggregates, asphalt, cement, concrete, dimension stone, lime, mortar and silica sand industries. With the affiliation of British Precast, the British Association of Reinforcement (BAR), Eurobitume, MPA Northern Ireland, MPA Scotland and the British Calcium Carbonate Federation, it has a growing membership of 520 companies and is the sectoral voice for mineral products. MPA membership is made up of the vast majority of independent SME quarrying companies throughout the UK, as well as the 9 major international and global companies. It covers 100% of UK cement and lime production, 90% of GB aggregates production, 95% of asphalt and over 70% of ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete production. In 2016, the industry supplied £18 billion worth of materials and services to the Economy. It is also the largest supplier to the construction industry, which had annual output valued at £169 billion in 2018. Industry production represents the largest materials flow in the UK economy and is also one of the largest manufacturing sectors. For more information visit: www.mineralproducts.org.
For further information, please contact Elizabeth Clements at Elizabeth.Clements@mineralproducts.org ; tel: 07775 894 285.