Global Marine Group Awarded Order of Distinction from Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents

Chelmsford, Tuesday 5 September 2017. The Global Marine Group (GMG), a market leader in offshore engineering services to the renewables, telecommunications and oil & gas industries, has achieved the Order of Distinction Award (18 consecutive Golds) in the prestigious annual scheme run by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA). GMG consists of two business units: CWind, delivering the Company’s power capabilities, and Global Marine, providing fibre optic cable solutions to multiple sectors.

Now in its 61st year, the RoSPA Awards scheme is open to businesses of all types and sizes worldwide. Judges consider entrants’ overarching occupational health and safety management systems, including practices such as leadership and workforce involvement.

“The Order of Distinction award from RoSPA highlights Global Marine Group’s passion and dedication to providing consistently high levels of health and safety,” said Ian Douglas, Chief Executive Officer of Global Marine Group. “In our business, we consistently work across potentially hazardous sectors, and safety is our number one priority. Achieving 18 consecutive Golds is a significant achievement, demonstrating the daily commitment to safety by our onshore and offshore teams.”

“The RoSPA Awards are the most prestigious in the world of occupational health and safety, and are held in high regard around the world,” said Julia Small, RoSPA’s head of awards and events. “Achieving this standard of excellence demonstrates Global Marine Group’s commitment to maintaining an excellent health and safety record. We extend them our congratulations.”

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