Finalists for the 2017 icare TMF Awards named

Finalists for the 2017 icare TMF Awards named | Insurance Business

Finalists for the 2017 icare TMF Awards named
Social insurer icare has announced the finalists for the 2017 icare TMF (Treasury Managed Fund) Awards for Excellence, designed to recognise pioneers in workplace risk management and share best practice across the NSW public sector.

icare CEO Vivek Bhatia said the TMF Awards support and recognise TMF agencies who lead the charge in solving real-world issues impacting the safety and sustainability of workers and community.

The conference, themed “Sustainability: a holistic approach to risk management,” will feature as keynote speaker, Dr Catherine Ball, an international expert in advancing the non-military application of drone technology.

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“This year’s conference will show how the integration of effective risk management and creation of more risk aware cultures are essential to attaining sustainable social, economic and environmental outcomes for NSW,” said Tim Plant, icare group executive, self-insurance, community & innovation.

This year's finalists and nominations are as follows:

Frameworks & Systems
  • Fire & Rescue NSW, in partnership with EML - Fire & Rescue NSW Durability Program
  • Department of Education, in partnership with Allianz - Early Intervention and Case Management Model
  • Justice Health & Forensic Mental Health Network – Engaging Women with Substance Use and High Risk Pregnancies
  • Northern NSW Local Health District, in partnership with QBE – Recovery at Work - Collaborative Injury Management
  • Department of Industry, in partnership with Allianz – Injury Management Framework
  • Department of Planning & Environment – Things gone wrong? Blame your Risk Manage
Innovation – Design
  • Western Sydney Local Health District – WSLHD Violence Prevention Program
  • Fire & Rescue NSW – The Turnout Stronger Project
  • NSW Police Force – Multi-threat light armour vest
  • Justice Health & Forensic Mental Health Network – Biomed Rulers – Liquid Gold, Every Millilitre Counts
  • Sydney Local Health District – Sydney Innovation and Research Symposium
  • Department of Education, in partnership with Allianz – SeekSMART Sydney Water Implementation of Risk Appetite
Innovation – Process
  • Justice Health and Forensic Mental Health Network, in partnership with Corrective Services NSW & Hepatitis NSW – Elimination of Hepatitis C in a Prison Setting
  • Taronga Conservation Society Australia, in partnership with GIO – Shoulder to Shoulder
  • NSW  Ambulance, in partnership with QBE – Strategies to support those who spend their lives supporting others
  • NSW Health Pathology, in partnership with Cancer Institute – Automating pathology reports to create a better cancer registry
  • Family and Community Services NSW – Business Continuity is slowing down time before the incident occurs
  • Northern Sydney Local Health District, in partnership with General Practitioners and Medical Specialists – Pumping Iron
  • Department of Planning & Environment – Why have one thong when you can have two?
Innovation – Reporting & Risk Intelligence
  • NSW Health - NSW Maternity Risk Network – Documentation: What does good look like?
  • NSW Police Force, in partnership with EML Smartabase - Measuring and managing Recon in NSW Police Force
  • Department of Industry – Telematics
Risk Leadership
  • NSW Health Pathology – Leanne Abernethy
  • Sydney Local Health District – Dr. Theresa Anderson
  • NSW Health - NSW Maternity Risk Network – Associate Professor Michael Nicholl
The winners of the icare TMF Awards for Excellence will be announced on Sept. 6 at Hilton in Sydney, as part of the icare TMF Risk Management Conference.
Those who wish to attend the conference can register here. Registrations close on Aug. 18.


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