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.

For 2017, we are very pleased to announce sponsorship of the Franklin and Lees Medals, courtesy of SIESO - the association for professional involved in the prevention and response to industrial and commercial incidents. The award will be £250 prize money for the winner. 

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.

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 and 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 2018

For more information contact us.


2017 medal winner

Professor Henricus (Hans) J. Michels
Imperial College London, UK

2016 medal winner

Dr Christina Phang
Environmental Resources Management (ERM), Malaysia

2014 - no award

2013 medal winner

Mr Ian Travers
(Health & Safety Executive)

View previous medallists >>

 

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