This year’s Northern Ireland Road Safety Awards, which recognise the contribution of individuals and organisations who have worked to improve road safety in their communities, has been launched on Friday 23rd September at Applegreen (M1) Southbound.
The awards, now in their eighth year, are organised by Road Safe NI Charity along with headline sponsors, leading accident management firm CRASH Services. A total of 12 categories are on offer and include schools, emergency services, voluntary, public, and private sectors.
Davy Jackson, chairperson of Road Safe NI Charity commented, “We were delighted with the outstanding success and feedback received from the awards over the last number of years. We now look forward to emulating that with our 2022 nominees. It is vitally important that we properly recognise the hard work and commitment that goes into helping keep our roads safe.”
Emma Duffy, at New Driver Safety Ambassadors commented, “New Driver are proud to sponsor the Education Sector category in this year’s Northern Ireland Road Safety Awards.
We are delighted to continue to support the awards which recognise the contribution of those who have worked to improve road safety in their communities.”
The full list of categories includes Education; Primary Schools, Education; Secondary Schools, lollipop person, driving instructor, emergency services person, voluntary sector, open category, LGV/HGV sector, public sector, business sector, Young driver and lifetime achievement.
Other award category sponsors include Drivetech; from the AA, the Department for Infrastructure (DFI), JMK Solicitors, U105, New Driver NI, Applegreen, Hankook Tyres, Riverridge, AB&C Insurance and the NI Road Safety Partnership.
The awards ceremony takes place at Cultra Manor, Belfast on Friday 18th November as part of Road Safety Week.
Enter the NI Road Safety Awards
The closing date for entries is Friday 28th October and details of how to enter can be found at www.roadsafeni.com or www.crashservices.com
Download the nomination form here: