Safety Stand Down event – January 2019

GMC Utilities Group carried out a back to work Safety Stand down morning on Monday 7th January 2019 for all our project staff at the Carlton Hotel, Tyrellstown. Over 300 personnel including key Client representatives attended the briefing. The key message delivered was to re-focus on the H&S site specific risks following on from the Christmas break.

A presentation was delivered by the GMC HSQE Team on the following topics during the morning:

* A review of the 2018 H&S Performance
* Lessons learned from incidents during the year
* A re brief on the top 3 H&S risks encountered through our works
* 2019 H&S initiatives

John Boland, HSQE Manager, for GMC Utilities Group commented “This back to work Safety Stand down briefing reinforces the GMC Utilities Group commitment to ensuring all our workforce start off the new year focused on the key H&S risks encountered across all our sites. We want all our workforce to Start Safe, Stay Safe during the year ahead”