Bagnalls was awarded a Silver RoSPA/Severn Trent Water Occupational Health & Safety Award at a ceremony held at The Pavilion at the NEC, Birmingham on Thursday 2nd July 2009.Bagnalls award was in recognition of its overall commitment to safety as well as an innovative system of working which has now been adopted by all Severn Trent Water’s contractors. This system ensures that only authorised personnel work on site with all the requisite risk assessments undertaken, method statements in place and permits to work granted.
“With Severn Trent Water’s support over the years we have developed our safe systems of work to become a leading contractor on site. We have shared best practice with our supply chain to ensure that they adopt our safe working practices and deliver their service in line with Severn Trent Water’s requirements. Cooperation, training, teamwork and continual improvement have resulted in Bagnalls winning this award. We are very proud of the commitment to safety that our personnel demonstrate and that of our subcontract partners.” stated Andrew Naylor, Branch Manager of the Building Maintenance division.