This category acknowledges health and safety representatives (HSRs) who have made a significant contribution and demonstrable difference to work health and safety within their designated workgroups. It recognises the ability of a HSR to:
- raise WHS issues with the employer
- work constructively with the employer to resolve issues and
- demonstrate persistence in difficult environments.
Winner: Nigel Cure, TasWater
Highly Commended: Kayla Onions, Tasmanian Health Service North West
Finalists: (all University of Tasmania) Nicole Dobber, Wenneke ten Hout, School of Human Life Science HSR Group