Acknowledgements

safefood would like to thank the following individuals and organisations for their participation in the development of Get Your Life In Gear:

  • Dr Christine Domegan, Senior Lecturer, Department of Marketing, Cairnes School of Business and Public Policy, National University of Ireland, Galway
  • Dr Birgit Greiner, Senior Lecturer, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Cork
  • Gerry McElwee, Head of Cancer Prevention, Ulster Cancer Foundation
  • Maureen Mulvihill, Health Promotion Manager and Janis Morrissey, Dietitian Irish Heart Foundation
  • Finian Murray, Health Service Executive North East, HSE and Member of Men’s Health Forum in Ireland
  • Dr Noel Richardson, Director, Centre for Men’s Health, Carlow IT

In addition, safefood acknowledges the support of the following organisations:

  • The Chest Heart and Stroke Association, Northern Ireland
  • The service stations and work sites participating in this pilot programme

We would like to thank the Irish Heart Foundation for allowing us adapt their Walking Challenge and other information resources.

safefood would especially like to thank the many truck drivers interviewed during the development of this programme, without their valuable input this resource would not have been possible.