Glen Cook, a Principal Community Safety Specialist, won the prestigious Synaco Safety Award at the 2021 Queensland Community Achievement Awards in November. Cook has been working as an electrician for over 29 years within the construction and utilities industries. Cook was also named Health and Safety Professional of the Year in June 2020.
He has been a first responder to serious injury/burns and fatalities due to third party accidental contact with powerlines. Glen works tirelessly to share safety messages and highlight the very real consequences of powerline safety accidents.