Safety Initiative
of the year

Nominations for this category of ITA Tunnelling and Underground Space Awards are safety initiatives that have been implemented in tunnelling or underground space use projects between 1 January 2015 to 1st April 2017.

Safety Initiative of the Year

This entry is to reward a new initiative introduced within the tunnelling and/or underground space industry that has enabled a company, process, project or series of projects to deliver improved performance with respect to safety, occupational health and welfare.

Judges will be particularly interested to learn about:

  • The drivers that led to the initiative being launched
  • The feedback of Clients and local communities
  • Any long term impacts prompted by the initiative
  • Documented results and how safety has improved the process
  • Why this initiative goes beyond normal practices

Entries shall include reference to how this initiative has been incorporated into working or new standard practices.