Category one – Winner – Best work health and safety management system
Now in its sixth year, the SHIELD program has delivered results:
- Decmil's total recordable injury frequency rate (TRIFR) has dropped from 10 in 2010 to a rolling figure of 3.52 at the end of May 2015.
- Decmil's workers' compensation premium has reduced each year since the system was introduced.
- Housekeeping and site appearance has improved, with clients requesting to view Decmil's site as a model of best practice.
Decmil has cultivated an open reporting culture, with notable improvements in near miss/hit reporting in the 2014–15 reporting period.
DECMIL's SHIELD program