Mark Fenton, Lorne Stewart's Regional, SHEQ Manager attended the Hilton Hotel in Birmingham on Thursday, July 5, 2018 to receive two prestigious and highly respected ROSPA H&S awards – the Order of Distinction for Rotary Building Services and the President’s Award for Lorne Stewart PLC.
This is a prestigious award in recognition of Lorne Stewart Groups practices and achievements in helping its employees get home safely at the end of the working day.
The RoSPA Awards scheme, which receives entries from organisations around the world, recognises achievement in health and safety management systems, including practices such as leadership and workforce involvement.
Julia Small, RoSPA’s head of qualifications, awards and events, said: “The RoSPA Awards are the most highly-respected in the health and safety arena, with almost 2,000 entrants every year, and allow organisations to prove excellence in the workplace, demonstrating a commitment to the wellbeing of not only employees but all those who interact with it.
Mark Fenton originally worked as a Mechanical Supervisor at Wynyard. Kevin Hatley the Group SHEQ Manager was very impressed with Marks attitude to H&S and when an opening in the SHEQ Department for a new H&S Manager appeared Kevin approached Mark and asked him if he would like to become an H&S Manager.
Mark accepted the new role and Lorne Stewart Group funded him through his NEBOSH General & Construction Certificates. Mark has now been the Regional SHEQ Manager for the North East for four years.