Karoline Widdowson, a manufacturing operator in Hull, does not have safety in her job title, is neither a trainer nor a safety representative.
Yet Karoline chose to develop a safety improvement tool that is now being adopted across the Company.
Karoline created a simple guidance document highlighting the importance of the workplace
hazard tour for manufacturing operators which raises the standard and ensures completion of identified improvement actions.
For going above and beyond her role, and exhibiting Smith & Nephew’s values and continuous improvement philosophy, Karoline received the CEO Award.