About the Award Categories

Award 1: Enterprise Health & Safety Program Initiative

To be eligible for this award you must be able to demonstrate the implementation of a unique program and show evidence of the impact it has had upon your organisation’s Workplace Health & Safety.

Award 2: Enterprise health/well being initiative

To be eligible for this award you must be able to demonstrate a unique program and show evidence of the impact it has had upon Workplace Health & Safety in Australia.

Award 3: Enterprise Return to Work Initiative

To be eligible for this award you must be able to demonstrate a unique Return to Work Program and show evidence of the impact it has had upon your organization or Workplace Health & Safety in Australia.

Award 4: Enterprise First Aid Initiative

To be eligible for this award you must be able to demonstrate an outstanding First Aid Initiative and show evidence of the impact it has had upon your organization or Workplace Health & Safety in Australia.

Awards 5: Emergency First Aid Response

To be eligible for this award you must be able to demonstrate an outstanding First Aid Initiative and show evidence of the impact it has had upon your organization or Workplace Health & Safety in Australia.

Award 6: Health & Safety Rep of the Year

To be eligible for this award you must be able to demonstrate an outstanding First Aid Initiative and show evidence of the impact it has had upon your organization or Workplace Health & Safety in Australia.

Award 7: Inspector Excellence Award

To be eligible for this award you must be able to demonstrate outstanding achievements while working in the role of an inspector, and show evidence of how these have impact upon Workplace Health & Safety in Australia.

Award 8: Enterprise Health and Safety Innovation

To be eligible for this award your organisation must be able to demonstrate the impacts of a unique innovation which has been implemented within a WHS environment in Australia.

Award 9: Young Health & Safety Leader

To be eligible for this award you must qualify as a young professional and be able to demonstrate your outstanding contributions to WHS in Australia.

Award 10: Enterprise Health and Safety Leadership Award

To be eligible for this award your organisation must demonstrate how they have contributed to improvements in WHS.

Award 11: Health & Safety Professional of the year
To be eligible for this award you must demonstrate how an individual has contributed to improvements in WHS within an organisation or community.

Award 12: Harold Greenwood Thomas Life Time Achievement Awards

The Harold Greenwood Thomas Lifetime Achievement Award is the most prestigious award presented by the Australian Institute of Health & Safety and may be presented to an individual who has demonstrated outstanding contributions to the field of WHS throughout the course of their career, which has had significant impact on OHS outcomes in Australia.