UK Business Awards

2023 Health and Safety Awards

Awards Entry Closing In:

Health and Safety Awards

The 2023 Health and Safety awards are now closed, if you’d like to enter at the next opportunity, visit the Health and Safety Awards Entry here

Before You Enter: What You Need To Know

Free entry in all sectors and categories

We know that many small business owners, entrepreneurs and larger organisations don't like to pay up front for awards, where fees range from £99 to more than £250 per category. With us, all your entries are free.

You only pay a fee if you win an award

Unlike other programmes, you only pay a fee if you are selected as a winner. There's only one Award Acceptance Fee to pay regardless of how many awards you win, and 1x personalised Winner trophy is included*!

Publicity Package

As a winner or finalist, you get credible industry recognition & publicity from National press releases, Google and Yahoo! News features, content marketing and case studies.

Social Marketing

Social media marketing is important for all businesses, which is why we announce your accolades on social platforms, and regularly engage with you and your followers.

Interviews & PR

We can create quality, in-depth content with your team, making you a trusted voice in your industry, and highlighting the achievements & success of your business or enterprise**.

Publicity and PR Package


Was £425
Was £425
£375 +VAT
(Award Acceptance Fee)
(Free Forever)
£99 +VAT
(per additional trophy)

* Trophy included: The Award Acceptance Fee includes 1x Winner’s trophy only. If you win multiple awards, additional trophies may be purchased at £99 +VAT.

** Interviews & PR: We will contact you regarding all publicity and PR opportunities based on the options you select in the entry form

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UK Business Experts

Our judging panel are business experts with a wealth of knowledge in various industries. They lend their experience and business acumen to the many award sectors we cover.

Our panel consists of dozens of private & public guest judges; below are a few of our business experts who will be selecting shortlists, winners and finalists in our awards!

Interested in being a guest judge? Contact us here.

Our Judges

Health and Safety Awards Categories

TypeCategoryDescription / Criteria
PrimaryHealth and Safety Manager of the YearHonours an outstanding individual, demonstrating exceptional commitment, innovation and leadership in advancing health and safety at their workplace.
PrimaryBest Occupational Health ProgramRecognises a comprehensive and effective occupational health program that has made a significant impact on employee wellbeing.
PrimaryWorkplace Safety Initiative of the YearAwards an initiative demonstrating significant improvements in workplace safety practices and culture.
PrimarySafety Training Provider of the YearCommends a provider delivering exemplary safety training that promotes a proactive safety culture and reduces incidents.
PrimaryHealth and Safety Team of the YearCelebrates a team who has shown extraordinary dedication and effectiveness in promoting and implementing health and safety measures.
PrimaryExcellence in Risk Assessment and ManagementAwards an organisation demonstrating superior risk assessment strategies and effective risk management practices.
PrimaryConstruction Safety AwardHonours a construction company showcasing exemplary commitment to safety, risk management, and injury prevention.
PrimaryManufacturing Safety AwardRecognises a manufacturing firm that’s shown outstanding safety procedures, reducing incidents and fostering a safe working environment.
PrimaryHealthcare Safety AwardRewards a healthcare institution for exceptional safety measures, patient care, and staff wellbeing.
PrimaryRetail and Hospitality Safety AwardCommends a retail or hospitality business prioritising customer and employee safety through innovative practices and training.
PrimaryTransportation and Logistics Safety AwardRecognises a company in the transportation or logistics sector demonstrating exceptional commitment to safety standards and accident prevention.
PrimaryOil and Gas Safety AwardAwards an oil or gas firm showing exemplary safety procedures and initiatives, significantly reducing potential hazards.
PrimaryChemical and Hazardous Materials Safety AwardRecognises an organisation displaying strong commitment in managing hazardous materials and chemicals safely.
PrimaryEmergency Preparedness and Response ExcellenceHonours an organisation demonstrating outstanding readiness and responsiveness to emergency situations, ensuring minimal disruption and risk.
PrimaryHealth and Safety Technology InnovationRewards an innovative use of technology, enhancing safety procedures and contributing to a safer workplace.
PrimaryEnvironmental Health and Safety AwardCelebrates an organisation leading in sustainable practices, positively impacting environmental health and safety.
PrimaryOccupational Mental Health and Wellbeing ProgramRecognises an outstanding initiative focused on promoting mental health and wellbeing at the workplace.
PrimaryContractor Safety ExcellenceAwards a contractor demonstrating exceptional dedication to maintaining safety standards, procedures and effective risk management.
PrimarySmall Business Health and Safety AwardHonours a small business championing health and safety, providing a safe and supportive environment for employees.
PrimaryPublic Sector Health and Safety AwardRewards a public sector entity exhibiting exceptional commitment to safety, leading by example in health and safety measures.
PeopleLeadership in Health and SafetyCelebrates an individual showing outstanding leadership in advocating, promoting, and implementing health and safety practices in their organisation.
PrimarySupplier or Contractor Health and Safety CollaborationRecognises effective collaboration between a supplier or contractor and client, achieving outstanding health and safety outcomes.
PrimarySafety Culture Excellence AwardRewards an organisation fostering a robust safety culture, encouraging employee engagement and commitment to safety at all levels.
PeopleLifetime Achievement Award in Health and SafetyPays tribute to an individual’s lifetime commitment to improving health and safety standards, leaving an enduring impact on the field.

Entry Form

Health and Safety Awards

Entries Closed: Deadline Reached

If you need any assistance completing this form, please contact us:

Award winning entries typically provide over 500 words providing meaningful and relevant details related to the categories they have entered. Telling us why you are entering these particular categories tends to help. Be specific: for example, if the category is Fastest Growing Company, provide details of how your company has grown and include basic revenue figures (eg. YoY £/%) so we can get a feel for the business growth you’re experiencing. Where possible and relevant to do so, including links to reviews/testimonials and digital assets to support your entry will also help.

Example Entry in Travel Awards:

Best Travel Company – Adventure Holidays

Excursionists UK is a travel company that specialises in adventure holidays designed to challenge and inspire our customers. Our range of adventure activities, including mountaineering, trekking, skiing, and scuba diving, are carefully curated to offer unique and unforgettable experiences.

At Excursionists UK, we believe that adventure holidays should be about more than just adrenaline-fueled activities. Our approach to adventure travel is to provide immersive and authentic experiences that connect our customers with local communities, cultures, and environments.

One of our standout adventure holiday packages is our Everest Base Camp Trek. This 14-day trek takes you through the stunning Khumbu region of Nepal, with expert guides and porters on hand to help you navigate the challenging terrain. Along the way, you will experience traditional Sherpa culture, visit ancient monasteries, and enjoy panoramic views of the world’s highest mountain.

Another popular adventure holiday package is our Arctic Expedition Cruise. This 8-day cruise takes you on a journey through the icy waters of the Arctic, with opportunities to see polar bears, walruses, and other Arctic wildlife up close. You will also have the chance to visit remote Inuit communities and learn about their way of life.

At Excursionists UK, we are committed to providing high-quality adventure holidays that are safe, sustainable, and responsible. We work closely with local communities and conservation organisations to ensure that our activities have a positive impact on the environment and the people who live there.

Our commitment to providing high-quality adventure holidays has been recognised with previous accolades including the Best Adventure Travel Company award at the 2020 British Travel Awards and the Best Small Tour Operator award at the 2021 Adventure Tourism Awards.

Rising Star Award:

Samantha Jones, Sales Manager at Excursionists UK

Samantha Jones is a dynamic and innovative sales manager who has helped to establish Excursionists UK as a rising star in the travel retail industry. Her commitment to personalised travel planning and sustainable travel has set her apart and made her a strong candidate for the Travel Retailer Rising Star Award.

Samantha’s innovative approach to travel retail, including her personalised travel planning service, has helped to increase revenue for Excursionists UK. By offering tailored travel solutions that meet the specific needs and interests of our customers, Samantha has been able to drive repeat business and attract new customers, ultimately contributing to our bottom line.