Nominations are open for the J.J. Keller Safety Professional of the Year (SPOTY) award. The award recognizes workplace safety professionals who achieve excellence in safety for their organizations and build a culture and vision for safety. Nominations are open through July 1, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. CST at jjkeller.com/spoty.
Winners are chosen by J.J. Keller’s 50 safety consultants and editors. The SPOTY award presentation takes place in September.
The SPOTY winner receives more than $10,000 in cash and prizes, including $2,500, a plaque and certificate, a free one-year subscription to the KellerOnline Safety Management Tool for the winner and their staff (10 seats), and $1,200 in free online training from J.J. Keller.
“J.J. Keller has presented the SPOTY award since 2002 from our unique perspective as a safety solutions provider to more than 90% of Fortune 1000 companies,” said Rustin Keller, J.J. Keller president and CEO. “We’re the leader in safety knowledge, and quite simply, we believe safety is one of the most important things a company can provide for employees. We want to honor safety professionals who do the work of creating a safety culture every day.”
SPOTY nominations are open to safety professionals in the United States. Awards are presented for the Safety Professional of the Year and second- and third-place recipients. Second place receives $500, a plaque and certificate, and a free one-year subscription to the KellerOnline Safety Management Tool. Third place receives $50, a plaque and certificate, and a free one-year subscription to the KellerOnline Safety Management Tool.
Email questions to SPOTY@jjkeller.com.