Franklin Medal

The Franklin medal is for outstanding service in the fields of occupational health, safety, loss prevention and care for the environment. Ned Franklin was a past President and a major personality in the development of the nuclear power industry.

Who is it awarded to?

It is awarded to an individual in recognition of outstanding service in the fields of occupational health, safety, loss prevention and care for the environment.

Previous medallists

How is the winner decided?

Nominations are sought from anyone interested in the subject area, including IChemE’s Safety and Loss Prevention Special Interest Group. The Special Interest Group Committee recommend a winner to the Medals & Prizes Committee.

How do I enter or nominate somebody?

If you are a member of the Safety & Loss Prevention Special Interest Group you will be asked to submit nominations. Other nominations of no more than 600 words should be sent to medals@icheme.org

Download the application form

When is the deadline?

31 October 2017

Contact medals@icheme.org for more information. 


2016 medal winner

Dr Christina Phang
Environmental Resources Management (ERM), Malaysia

2014 medal winner

No medal awarded

2013 medal winner

Mr Ian Travers
(Health & Safety Executive)

2012 medal winner

No medal to be awarded.

2011 medal winner

Dr Ken J Patterson (Affiliate)
(Yule Catto & Co plc)

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