Sylwia Gorska, EHS Practitioner at Fibrax Limited, has been awarded the NEBOSH General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety.
In her role as Environment and Health & Safety Practitioner at the company’s manufacturing facility in Wrexham, Sylwia is responsible for promoting good working practices that benefit company stakeholders and ensuring Fibrax complies with relevant legislation regarding all activities onsite.
The NEBOSH General Certificate is an internationally recognised Health & Safety standard. It aims to help minimise the risk of workplace injuries and illness, increase employee morale and demonstrate a company’s commitment to the health, safety and wellbeing of its employees, customers, visitors and contractors.
Sylwia’s role requires her to carry out regular risk assessments and inspections to ensure any potential hazards are recorded and rectified immediately. She delivers training to company employees on relevant safety matters, including the correct use of PPE as well as environmental issues. She proactively escalates any safety issues and makes recommendations as part of Fibrax’s continual improvement strategy.
By gaining the NEBOSH General Certificate, Sylwia has acquired the necessary skill set to implement robust strategies that will help prevent accidents, injuries and work-related illnesses. Commenting on her achievement, Sylwia said: “I am delighted I have successfully achieved the prestigious NEBOSH General Certificate! The programme aligns with my role, and I am looking forward to implementing many of its best practices to help maintain a safe working environment for everyone working at and visiting our injection moulding facility in Wrexham.”
Prior to this achievement, Sylwia was awarded the NEBOSH General Certificate in Environmental Management.