South & West Wales Safety Group

Celebrating 75 Years of Safety Excellence

South & West Wales Safety Group

Celebrating 75 Years of Safety Excellence

Our Award Winners 2018

Our 2018 Annual Awards evening was held Parc y Scarlets on Friday May 11th  

A special thank you goes out to all that attended. The event is quickly becoming a very popular diary marker in our safety professional’s social calendar. As a result of its popularity we successfully raised £900 for the Lord Mayors Charity Fund.

For those in attendance, feel free to download your award photo in order to raise your business profile!

The certificates for outstanding safety performance were presented by Paul Kloss – acting Head of Field Operations for Wales and the Marches and the Lord Mayor presented certificates to all those who contributed to the Estate Programme; Employee of the year; Runners up and presented the Quiz Shield to T Richard Jones.


Presidents Shield Winner

Wellbeing Award Winner

Safety Shield Winner: Large Employer

Safety Shield Winner: SME

Safety Shield Winner: Micro

Chairman's Shield Winner:

Mr Ben Walford of Facilities Services Group Ltd.


Contribution to the Estates Engagement Programme was recognised with certificates to: Health Working Wales, Swansea Council, Shared Services Vale of Glamorgan, Pembrokeshire County Council and 3M Gorseinon Plant.

If you have never applied for an award the please consider doing so, it is open to all members of our group. The award can be valuable for your organisation in terms of publicity and evidence of your commitment to safety and wellbeing.

Safety Certificate

based on accident statistics.

Safety Shield

based on your company’s safety plans/programme three awards: one for large organisations with more than 250 employees, one for SMEs with 250 or fewer employees and one for microbusinesses with 20 or fewer employees.

President’s Shield

for excellence in Safety Training.

Well-being Award

for initiatives such as health promotion etc.

Chairman’s Shield

Recognises the Health and Safety Employee of the Year who is not employed as a safety or well being health professional. It rewards the employee who has contributed the most during 2018 to improve the health and safety culture within their organisation.

Apply for an Award

Applications for the 2020 awards are currently closed. However this doesn’t stop you gathering evidence and planning for your submission in the new year! 
Good luck!