VSRA SAFETY SUGGESTION AWARD PROGRAM (QUARTERLY AND YEAR ENDING CASH AWARDS)

PURPOSE

VSRA’s Safety Suggestion Award Program allows employees of VSRA member companies to be recognized for safety ideas. These safety ideas will or have improved safety conditions and awareness in the workplace or otherwise added value to the company’s safety and health program. These safety ideas become useful safety suggestions that other VSRA member companies can use to improve safety in their work environment to help ensure employees go home safely to their families at the end of their workshift.

 

CRITERIA

Safety Suggestion must be an idea to improve safety conditions in the shipyard industry.

 

AWARDING WINNERS

  1. Quarterly winners will be honored at the appropriate VSRA General Membership Meetings in April, July, October, and December and will receive a $500 award prize.
  2. An annual winner will be selected from the four quarterly winners—“best of the quarterly winners”. The annual winner will be honored at VSRA’s General Membership Meeting in December and will receive a $1,000 award prize.
  3. Winner(s) may be asked to briefly discuss their safety suggestion at the quarterly and annual VSRA General Membership Meetings.
  4. If the winner was nominated by an individual, the nominator will also win a prize. The winner of the quarterly nominator will receive $100. The nominator of the annual winner will receive $400.

 

DEADLINE FOR ENTRY

 All safety suggestions must be turned in by April 1st, July 1st, October 1st, and December 1st of each year. Entry must include: 1) a contact person, 2) a phone number, and 3) employer’s company name.

 

HOW DO I SUBMIT A SAFETY SUGGESTION

Your Safety Suggestion can be mailed­-in, faxed­-in, emailed-in, or electronically sent via the form below. Support items such as pictures, sketches, or display items are encouraged with your safety suggestion; these items must be sent with the submission form. You may call if additional information is needed.

Mail, Fax, or E­mail your Safety Suggestions to:

Tom Binner
Safety & Environmental Committee Co­Chair
BAE Systems Norfolk Ship Repair
750 West Berkley Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23523
Office: (757)494­4576
E­mail: tom.binner@baesystems.com
Frank Wheatley
Safety & Environmental Committee Co­Chair
Colonna’s Shipyard, Inc.
400 E. Indian River Road
Norfolk, VA 23523
Office: (757)545­2414 Ext.445
E­mail: fwheatley@colonnaship.com

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