Northern Ireland Road Safety Awards

Northern Ireland Road Safety Awards 2017 in association with Road Safe NI and sponsored by CRASH Services

The awards, now in their 3rd year, recognise the work of those who improve road safety in their communities across Northern Ireland.

The awards will offer members of the public the opportunity to highlight the contribution exceptional people and organisations in making our roads safer for everyone.

The awards ceremony took place on Friday 24th November 2017 at Cultra Manor, Belfast and a total of 16 awards were made across the 11 categories.


1. Primary School Sponsored by Abbey Centre

St. Brigid’s Primary School, Mayogall

St.Aloysius Primary School, Lisburn

2. Lollipop Person Sponsored by U105

Mark Kipling

3. Secondary School Sponsored by New Driver NI

Loreto Grammar School, Omagh

4. Driving Instructor Sponsored by New Driver NI

Jim Doyle

5. Emergency Services Person Sponsored by Applegreen

Sammy Nicholl, NI Ambulance Service

Constable Sue Wright, PSNI

Roy McAllister, NI Fire and Rescue Service

6. Voluntary Sector Sponsored by Hankook Tyres

Guy Thomson

Life After

7. LGV Sector Sponsored by AA Drive Tech

Woodside Motorfreight and Group

8. Business Sector Sponsored by Road Safe NI

NFU Mutual

9. Special Media Award Sponsored by Road Safe NI

CRASH – BBC Northern Ireland

10. Two Wheels Sponsored by JMK Solicitors

Close Pass & See the Cyclist


11. Lifetime Achievement Sponsored by CRASH Services

Hugh McIlhatton

There were also 13 highly commended entries.

Entries for the 2018 awards will open in September 2018.