International safety award for Dounreay

International safety award for Dounreay

Dounreay’s continuing efforts to improve the safety of its workforce were recognised at a leading event attended by 900 guests from around the world.

Union safety reps John Deighan (left) and Avril Ross (right) received an International Safety Award from Julie Nerney, chief executive of the British Safety Council at its 52nd awards ceremony in London.

The award is given to companies that demonstrate a commitment to a positive safety culture from the boardroom to the shopfloor, applying policies and adopting behaviour that puts health and safety at the heart of everything they do.

It is the second consecutive year that Dounreay Site Restoration Ltd has received an international award.