Itasca, IL - The Robert W. Campbell Award Program Committee invites organizations from around the world to participate in the 2005 competition for this international award for business excellence in safety, health and environmental (SH&E) management.
The "Call for Applications" seeks successful business models from organizations that excel in both SH&E and business performance. Case studies must demonstrate how measurable achievement in SH&E performance is linked to productivity, profitability and other measures of business performance.
The award fosters the sharing of leading edge SH&E management systems and best practices for educational purposes worldwide. Winning success stories are published and showcased at various conferences, including the National Safety Council's Annual Congress & Expo.
Companies will be competing within a size category. Category I organizations are enterprises with more than 1,000 employees, and subsidiaries of such enterprises; Category II organizations have 1,000 or fewer employees.
The award is managed by NSC and underwritten by Exxon Mobil Corporation through its philanthropic foundation. In addition, the award is supported by a broad network of global partnering organizations which provide worldwide outreach.
Off-shore drilling services provider Noble Corporation was the first Robert W. Campbell Award winner in 2004. Noble Corporation was selected for demonstrating exceptional leadership and business performance by integrating safety, health and environmental excellence into their operations.
Organizations interested in competing for the award are encouraged to submit an optional Letter of Intent by Feb. 28, 2005. Final applications for the award must be postmarked by April 30, 2005. Submittal requirements and other information about the award are available at www.campbellaward.org or CampbellAward@nsc.org.