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Dounreay wins top safety award

Dounreay wins top safety award

Dounreay has scooped a prestigious international award from one of the world’s leading health and safety training, advisory and audit bodies.

Following rigorous assessment by an independent adjudication panel, the British Safety Council has bestowed its coveted International Safety Award on decommissioning company Dounreay Site Restoration Ltd.

“To win this award, DSRL had to demonstrate that it has in place comprehensive health and safety policies, targeted plans and a clear commitment to health and safety throughout the organisation,” commented Assurance director Tony Wratten. “DSRL’s commitment to a positive safety culture and the improvements that we have made year on year to the safety of the site have been recognised through this award.”

Mr Brian Nimick, Chief Executive of the British Safety Council, added his congratulations. “For more than fifty years, the British Safety Council has led the way in promoting health, safety and environmental practice,” he said. “By achieving an International Safety Award, DSRL is helping to make our vision of a healthy and safe working environment a reality.”