Introducing the Safest Place to Work Awards 2018! 

Sponsored by Trade Me Jobs, powered by Safe365 



Trade Me Jobs and Safe365 brings you the Safest Place to Work Awards 2018! For the first time, you can see how good you are at health and safety and how you compare to other business'.


"Safe365 is driven to lift New Zealand's health & safety capability and performance. Our digital platform provides easy, accessible tools for any business seeking to look after their most important assets – their people."

—Mark Kidd, Safe365











About the awards

The Safest Place to Work Awards is a new recognition program powered by Safe365 in conjunction with principal sponsor Trade Me Jobs. 
It aims to reward and celebrate business' that have built an outstanding health and safety culture and capability, while providing practical feedback with how each organisation compares to the market in general.

"Workplace health & safety is extremely important to us at Trade Me Jobs. All kiwi workers should feel confident that they are working in a healthy, safe and compliant environment"

—Jeremy Wade, Trade Me Jobs











Entering the awards

Organisations have until the 30th of September to improve their health and safety capability and culture—putting themselves in the best position to be considered for an award.


Award Categories

  1. Trade Me Jobs Safest Place to Work NZ (Overall winner)
  2. Best performing enterprise business (500 staff or more)
  3. Best performing medium business (Between 100 – 500 staff)
  4. Best performing small business (100 staff or less)


Entry is automatically included with your Safe365 subscription if:

  • You have completed a free S365 health and safety assessment.
  • You have an active, paid S365 subscription at the time of entry close.

Entries close on 30 September, 2018 at 11:59 PM.

Acknowledging the winners

Finalists are to be notified in early October. A cocktail function will be held at The Generator, Auckland CBD on the 15th of November from 5.30pm till 8.30pm to publicly announce and recognise the finalists and overall winner.

All finalists will undertake an independent review of their Safe365 assessment post the 30 September announcement—validating their results and determining their final placement in the awards.

As part of the post award evening process, feedback will be provided to all finalists. This information will assist with their on-going improvement and continue to develop the organisation's H&S capability and culture moving forward.

"These awards are a great way to recognise and celebrate business' that are top of their class for workplace safety."

—Jeremy Wade, Trade Me Jobs

Safe365, in conjunction with our principal sponsor Trade Me Jobs, is pleased to be able to bring this initiative to life and looks forward to recognising business health and safety excellence each year.