As the clock ticked down to the eagerly anticipated 1st National Final, which took place on 20th April at Toyota Material Handling, Castleford, of the RTITB Operator of the Year competition, it was announced that Health & Safety Executive (HSE) representatives would be presenting the prizes and crowning the National Champion for each region.
It had already been confirmed that Jane Willis, Director of HSE’s Cross-cutting Interventions Directorate will present the trophy to the RTITB Operator of the Year at the Grand Final in September 2011, however the latest announcement provided an added element of interest to the National Finals.
Prizes for the UK based National Finals will be presented by the following;
20th April 2011 – Northern England National Final – Peter Lennon
Head of HSE’s Workplace Transport Team
4th May 2011 – Scottish National Final – Dr Paul Stollard
HSE’s Director in Scotland
1st June 2011 – Welsh National Final – Jane Lassey
Head of Operations, Field Operations Directorate, Wales
15th June 2011 – Midlands & Southern England National Finals – Andrew Wetters
Senior Policy Advisor in HSE’s Workplace Transport Team
The events are open to the public, however attendance via www.rtitb.co.uk/fltcompetition should be registered in advance as places are limited.