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HVIA’s Safety Innovation Award is a dual stream award in that it will recognise Members that have implemented a new product or system in their workplace, which has made that site or their business safer.
However, the award is also for a HVIA member that has designed or manufactured a piece of equipment, component, technology or some other safety solution that makes the heavy vehicle industry safer.
We all know how important it is to be safe in our workplaces and whether it is your workplace or you have manufactured a product that makes someone else’s workplace safer, we want to know about it and to recognise the extra effort your business is going to in order to improve safety.
The Safety Innovation award is an employer nominated award. To meet the award criteria, the nominee must:
- Be a financial HVIA member company up to date with members dues;
- Wholly owned branches and subsidiary companies of the HVIA primary member can nominate;
- Must be able to highlight how the nomination is innovative;
- Must be able to demonstrate that it has been implemented in the past two years or is currently in use;
- The innovation must have resulted in a positive change that can be demonstrated through the judging criteria; and
- The nomination must be signed off by a senior manager of the Member company.
Nomination Submission Questions
- What is the Safety Innovation? (Originality)
- What impact has the safety innovation had on the business?
- How transferable is the safety solution to other branches of the business?
- What level of consultation or engagement (internal or external i.e. staff, customers, suppliers) was undertaken to implement the safety solution?
- How effective has the safety solution been?
Nominees are encouraged to accompany their submission with a video, photos or other supporting material, which assists in answering the above questions to assist the judging panel.
Judging Criteria Weighting
- Originality (20)
- Impact on the business (10)
- Transferability (5)
- Consultation and Engagement (5)
- Effectiveness of the innovation (10)
- TOTAL 50 points
Regional and national winners will be announced at the HVIA Gala Awards Dinner held in Brisbane on Friday 20th November 2020.
The regional winners and the national award winner will receive a certificate, recognised by HVIA at the Gala Awards Dinner and their names will be publicised in all available platforms, including an editorial in one of Bauer Media Group’s magazines.
Nominations close on 21 August 2020
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