New Safety Excellence Award

08 Mar 2016

The new award will be the Site Safe Safety Excellence Award and will be open to anyone in the built environment who is in a position to influence best practice Health & Safety (H & S) initiatives, innovations and behaviours. As part of the new arrangement entry for the Safety Excellence award will be free for both NZIOB and Site Safe members.

Site Safe Chief Executive Alison Molloy says they are excited about partnering with NZIOB.

“We see this as an amazing opportunity to showcase excellence in the sector with such a prestigious event. The new Safety Excellence Award is a way to recognise individuals and celebrate their efforts in health and safety, we look forward to the collaboration with the industry.” 

NZIOB Chief Executive Malcolm Fleming says “The NZIOB is pleased to be partnering with Site Safe in promoting health & safety throughout the design, documentation, and delivery stages of the construction process. In adopting an entry criteria that recognises the construction lifecycle, the Safety Excellence Award is open to all construction and property practitioners.”

The NZIOB Awards for Excellence are unique in that they the only New Zealand building industry national awards that recognise the individual. The awards celebrate an individuals’ professional excellence in the building and construction process, as opposed to recognising the completed project or structure.

Entries are sought from the full range of construction and property professionals, from the property owner, to design practitioners (i.e. safety in design), to contractors.

The NZIOB Awards aim to celebrate the people behind the building projects. The Awards are open to anyone in the industry and entries are judged by a panel of respected experts from the building industry.

For more information or to enter the award please visit