The ASI has received a record number of entries for the three categories of Site or Department, Individual and Improvement Initiative of the Institute's OH&S Excellence Awards 2007.

A total of 46 entries were submitted by the 10 August deadline, beating the previous record of 27 for 2006. Award winners will be announced at the Australian Steel Convention Gala Dinner on Monday, 29 October at Doltone House, Jones Bay Wharf in Sydney. The Occupational Health & Safety Excellence Awards are an initiative of the ASI National Safety Committee to recognise high achievements in health and safety by steel industry companies and individuals.