Walton has bagged the UK-based Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Health and Safety Gold Award.
RoSPA honoured Walton with the award for ensuring a well-developed work environment, occupational health and safety management systems and culture, outstanding control of risk and low levels of error, harm and loss.
Walton is the first Bangladeshi organisation in its industry to receive the prestigious award.
The RoSPA Health and Safety Gold Award was handed over to Walton at a function in London on June 23.
Mohammad Liton Molla, head of Walton's Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) Department, received the award.
The UK-based organisation grants the awards in three categories – gold, silver and bronze.
The RoSPA Awards is one of the most prestigious and recognised schemes in the world, receiving almost 2,000 entries every year.