Maurice Young wins inaugural Health and Safety award


Maurice Young recently won the FSDF’s inaugural award for ‘Outstanding Individual Contribution for Health and Safety’ for his dedication to raising the standards of health and safety within the food logistics industry.  The award was presented in May at the FSDF’s annual luncheon that was held this year at Birmingham City Council House.

FSDF H&S Awards_2014 Winner

When it came to selecting this winner, the judges’ decision was unanimous. Maurice Young has been at the forefront of Supply Chain and Logistics developments for more than 30 years and has been instrumental in driving the FSDF’s health and safety programme forward.

Chris Sturman, CEO of the FSDF commented: “Maurice has been a major contributor to the composition and ongoing development of the FSDF’s health and safety services and has a fastidious determination when it comes to improving the industry’s health and safety record.  A large number of our members have benefitted greatly from his expert advice and consultation, as well as his position with the HSE and other governing bodies, and this award goes some way to acknowledging his success in this area.”

Maurice Young Consulting carries out risk assessments and health and safety audits for a number of clients throughout the UK.  In addition, Maurice Young has worked for clients to provide expert witness reports and opinion covering a range of technical matters regarding temperature-controlled logistics.