Highlighting Health and Safety - Competition Winners

Highlighting Health and Safety – Competition Winners

More than 100 entries were received in a recent staff competition designed to raise awareness of health and safety at work.

Staff were asked to put on their thinking caps to spot potential hazards in a picture, come up with a new catchphrase to promote health and safety or suggest an improvement to highlight the importance of health and safety.

The winners were:

Heath and safety winners hi res 2Hazard Spotting Quiz – 16 hazards or more:

Nursing Assistant, Fiona McIntyre, Livilands Resource Centre (right), receiving her voucher from Senior Charge Nurse, Linda McAuslan.


Health and safety winners hi res 1Health and Safety Catchphrase – ‘Being safety aware – shows you care’

Veronica Graham, Staff Nurse, Emergency Department, Forth Valley Royal Hospital (left) is pictured being presented with her voucher by Kirsty Meikle, Senior Clinical Nurse.

Health and safety winners hi res 3Health and Safety Improvement – ‘Uploading different videos every quarter highlighting health and safety issues in the workplace.’

Belinda Devine, PA to Ian Aitken, Forth Valley Royal Hospital.

NHS Forth Valley has set out a three year plan to ensure that health and safety is high on everyone’s agenda – whether it be learning how to transfer patients correctly, tackling possible outbreaks of fire or making sure you are well versed in infection control.

Watch out for further details in the future editions of Staff News.

Winter 2015/16 News