Trade Union Congress 'Reps of the Year Award'
Cardiff the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) Health and Safety Co-ordinator for the Welsh Region, Simon Fleming was awarded with the prestigious Trade Union Congress (TUC) 'Reps of the Year Award'.
The Wales Trade Union Congress (TUC) offers the award to recognise the importance of representatives such as health and safety reps in building the trade union movement and promoting health and safety in the workplace.
Upon receiving the award Simon said "There are hundreds of representatives in Wales who devote much time and energy to protecting conditions, ensuring that workplaces are safer for their members. Their role is essential for trade union organisation and recruitment
"I appreciated being nominated from the FBU for the award and it was a nice surprise to actually win".
Huw Jakeway, Acting Chief Fire Officer, said "I am extremely pleased that Simon has been presented with this prestigious award which he thoroughly deserves".
Posted January 3rd, 2012 at 1215 by Andrew. Comment by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org