235 Recipients Honoured at WSH Awards 2022
27 Jul 2022 Press Releases235 RECIPIENTS HONOURED AT WSH AWARDS 2022:
NEW CARE AWARDS PAY TRIBUTE TO COMPANIES WITH EXEMPLARY MENTAL WELL-BEING PRACTICES
The Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Council recognised a total of 235 companies and individuals for their exemplary WSH practices and safety records at the WSH Awards on 27 July 2022.
2. Amongst the awards presented this year were the Culture of Acceptance, Respect and Empathy (CARE) Awards, a newly-added award category to recognise companies with exemplary practices on workplace mental well-being. Eight companies received this inaugural award at the ceremony.
3. The WSH Awards ceremony was held physically for the first time since 2019, at the Resorts World Sentosa, Compass Ballroom. Close to 1,500 guests attended the event. Guest of Honour, Dr Tan See Leng, Minister for Manpower, delivered the Opening Remarks, after Mr John Ng, Chairman of the WSH Council, welcomed guests to the ceremony. Mr Zaqy Mohamad, Senior Minister of State for Manpower, also graced the event and was amongst the award presenters.
4. Themed “Celebrating the Best,” the annual WSH Awards plays a part in the national WSH 2028 strategies to promote WSH ownership in the industry, so as to create safe and healthy workplaces. By honouring these exemplary companies and individuals, other companies can take the lead from them to incorporate such best practices and improve their WSH performance. Profiles of several award recipients can be found in Annex A.
5. For more information on the WSH Council, visit www.wshc.sg.