Safety Awards 2016/2017

The Safety Group held its fifth Safety Awards Presentation in March, with a luncheon at Mecure Hull Grange Park Hotel.


The events saw the presentation of the Safety Groups’ Annual Awards, which were sponsored by MKM Building Supplies Ltd, Hull, plus Matthew Breakell - Senior H&S Lawyer at DAC Beachcroft gave a presentation on the effects of the new sentencing guidelines. Mark also gave an upate on the HSE's current Safety Initiatives which was provided by Jan Foers from the HSE.

The winners of the Main Contractors Award were Geo. Houlton & Sons Ltd in 1st place; 2nd place to Hobson & Porter Ltd.. and in Joint 3rd place were Sangwin Ltd. and Wright Civil Engineering Ltd.


In the Sub-Contractors award, 1st place went to Kitchen Civils Engineering Ltd. with Tilson Scaffolding 2nd and Bambu Scaffolding Ltd. taking 3rd place.

The final award was for the contractor demonstrating the most improvement in Health and Safety over the past year. This went to CDY Ceilings & Partitions.


The Group Safety Officer, Mark Dobson, thanked all those attending for their support with special thanks to MKM Building Supplies Ltd. who have sponsored the main Safety Awards yet again.


It was a very successful luncheon for the Safety Group’s members.

Main Contractor’s Safety Award Winners


1st Place – Geo Houlton & Sons Ltd.


2nd Place – Hobson & Porter Ltd.


3rd Place – Sangwin Ltd. and Wright Civil Engineering Ltd.


Sub Contractor’s Safety Award Winners

1st Place – Kitchen Civils Engineering Ltd.


2nd Place – Tilson Scaffolding Ltd..


3rd Place – Bambu Scaffolding Ltd.


Most Improved in Health and Safety over the year

CDY Ceilings and Partitions.



Dave Padden - Geo. Houlton - 1st Place

Joe Rymer - Hobson & Porter - 2nd Place

Simon Hodgkinson - Wright Civil Engineering & Carl Green - Sangwin Ltd - Joint 3rd Place

Jimmy Kitchen - Kitchen Civils Engineering - 1st Place Sub-Contractor

Colin Stephenson - Tilson Scaffolding - 2nd Place Sub-Contractor

2016/2017 WINNERS



Lee Ayre - Bambu Scaffolding - 3rd Place Sub-Contractor