HSE RSS feeds » Risk http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:17:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2 HSL: DSEAR Compliance for Managers and Supervisors – Buxton, 28 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/dsear-compliance-for-managers-and-supervisors http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/dsear-compliance-for-managers-and-supervisors#comments Wed, 08 Mar 2017 16:08:28 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52874 This course explains the duties that DSEAR places on employers and the actions needed to comply with them. It focuses particularly on the assessment of risks and the application of controls to both minimise and mitigate those risks.

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HSL: Site and Transport Safety – Birmingham, 22 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety---birmingham http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety---birmingham#comments Tue, 07 Mar 2017 13:28:15 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52921 This course will help you understand the legal requirements of both road traffic law and workplace safety law, how and why things go wrong, and how you can take practicable steps to reduce risk in your business.

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HSL: Hazardous Area Classification – Buxton, 23 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/hazardous-area-classification http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/hazardous-area-classification#comments Tue, 07 Mar 2017 10:05:34 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52851 This course is designed to provide delegates with the knowledge to carry out straightforward hazardous area classification in accordance with commonly used standards or to act as an intelligent customer when contracting others to deliver this role.

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HSL: Taming Tigers: Safety Excellence in Engineering – in partnership with The University of Manchester, Buxton, 30-31 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-seminars/taming-tigers-safety-excellence-in-engineering---in-partnership-with-the-university-of-manchester http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-seminars/taming-tigers-safety-excellence-in-engineering---in-partnership-with-the-university-of-manchester#comments Mon, 06 Mar 2017 16:25:25 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52878 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-seminars/taming-tigers-safety-excellence-in-engineering---in-partnership-with-the-university-of-manchester/feed/ 0 HSL: Machinery Risk Assessment Essentials – Buxton, 28 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/machinery-series---machinery-risk-assessment-essentials http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/machinery-series---machinery-risk-assessment-essentials#comments Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:58:30 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52857 This training course gives delegates practical hands-on experience of conducting a machinery risk assessment using structured techniques which demystify the process given in BS EN ISO 12100: 2010.

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North Manchester Health, Safety and Advisory Group (NMHSAG) – Bolton, 23 Feb 2017 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/nmhsag.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/nmhsag.htm#comments Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:36:14 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52862 Ladders and Steps will be the topic of a presentation given by Martin Brooke  from Bratts Ladders & Chair of the Ladder Association. This will then be followed by a presentation by Susan Moore from NMHSAG on CPD and how to approach it. North Manchester Health, Safety and Advisory Group (NMHSAG) meet bi-monthly and are open to anyone who has an interest in health and safety at work, especially SMEs.

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HSL: RM³ – Understanding and Using the Risk Management Maturity Model (RM³) – London, 21-22 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/rm%C2%B3---understanding-and-using-the-risk-management-maturity-model-(rm%C2%B3)---london http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/rm%C2%B3---understanding-and-using-the-risk-management-maturity-model-(rm%C2%B3)---london#comments Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:50:55 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52849 HSL is delighted to be collaborating with ORR to deliver training on RM³. HSL’s comprehensive understanding of RM³ and best practice in the field of health & safety risk management across a range of industries, along with our knowledge of regulation puts us in the best position to help you to implement RM³ effectively and achieve excellence in H&S risk management.

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HSL: DSEAR Compliance for Managers and Supervisors – Buxton, 9 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/dsear---compliance-for-managers-and-supervisors http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/dsear---compliance-for-managers-and-supervisors#comments Sun, 12 Feb 2017 20:23:15 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52813 This course explains the duties that DSEAR places on employers and the actions needed to comply with them. It focuses particularly on the assessment of risks and the application of controls to both minimise and mitigate those risks.

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HSL: Improving Your Health Related Risk Assessments – Buxton, 9 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/improving-your-health-related-risk-assessments http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/improving-your-health-related-risk-assessments#comments Sun, 12 Feb 2017 20:10:57 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52807 This course is designed to help the general H&S practitioner better understand the ‘invisible’ risks associated with hazardous substances, noise and vibration and aims to provide a more confident approach to these issues.

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HSL: Site and Transport Safety – London, 8 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety---london http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/site-and-transport-safety---london#comments Sun, 12 Feb 2017 20:07:37 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52805 Vehicle movements and loading and unloading vehicles can be some of the most dangerous activities carried out on a worksite. This course will help you understand the legal requirements of both road traffic law and workplace safety law, how and why things go wrong, and how you can take practicable steps to reduce risk in your business.

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HSL: Manual Handling for Assessors – London, 9 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/manual-handling-for-assessors---london-- http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/manual-handling-for-assessors---london--#comments Sun, 12 Feb 2017 20:04:16 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52802 This course will equip you with the knowledge to help recognise, assess and reduce manual handling risks in your organisation.

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HSL: Display Screen Equipment (DSE) Risk Management – London, 8 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/display-screen-equipment-(dse)-risk-management---london http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/display-screen-equipment-(dse)-risk-management---london#comments Sun, 12 Feb 2017 19:59:30 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52799 This course, delivered by experienced HSL ergonomists, will provide you with an understanding of DSE risks and approach to risk management and with the documentation to provide your employer with risk assessments.   The course covers the key elements for office DSE risk assessment and management and provides the information and techniques required to enable anyone to become a DSE assessor.

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CRD: This two day workshop is aimed at providing training and the latest guidance on consumer risk assessment for pesticides. The guidance will focus on the appropriate use of residue values in conducting assessments and the use of risk assessment models – York, 8-9 March 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/crd http://www.hsl.gov.uk/crd#comments Tue, 07 Feb 2017 14:42:27 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52764 This two day workshop is aimed at providing training and the latest guidance on consumer risk assessment for pesticides. The guidance will focus on the appropriate use of residue values in conducting assessments and the use of risk assessment models.

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HSL: Process & Fire Incidents – Buxton, 1-2 March 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/process--fire-incidents http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/process--fire-incidents#comments Tue, 07 Feb 2017 11:54:22 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52742 This two-day course is designed to introduce delegates to lessons learned from a number of significant or high profile incidents involving fires or chemical processes.

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HSL – DSEAR – Controlling Dust Explosion Risks – Buxton, 22 February 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/dsear-%E2%80%93-controlling-dust-explosion-risks http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/dsear-%E2%80%93-controlling-dust-explosion-risks#comments Tue, 07 Feb 2017 11:50:29 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52737 This course provides advice on how to understand the hazards from flammable dusts and how the risks from storing and using the dusts can be managed so as to comply with DSEAR.

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HSL: RM³ – Understanding and Using the Risk Management Maturity Model (RM³) – Buxton, 25-26 January 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/rm%C2%B3---understanding-and-using-the-risk-management-maturity-model-(rm%C2%B3) http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/rm%C2%B3---understanding-and-using-the-risk-management-maturity-model-(rm%C2%B3)#comments Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:31:37 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52665 The course uses a mixture of presentations and group exercises (including knowledge sharing activities to ensure good practice is shared) over two days to ensure delegates fully understand the topics covered.

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HSL: COMAH Onshore Major Hazards: Predictive Aspects of COMAH – Buxton, 24-25 Jan 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-onshore-major-hazards-predictive-aspects-of-comah http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah-onshore-major-hazards-predictive-aspects-of-comah#comments Tue, 20 Dec 2016 13:57:03 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52622 This course is intended for risk assessment specialists and ‘intelligent customers’ who buy in risk assessment services. It gives an overview of the requirements for the predictive (risk assessment) aspects of a safety report under the Control of Major Accident Hazard Regulations (COMAH) from the point of view of safety.

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HSL: Manual handling for Assessors – Buxton, 24 Jan 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/manual-handling-for-assessors http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/manual-handling-for-assessors#comments Tue, 20 Dec 2016 13:50:42 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52618 This course will equip you with the knowledge to help recognise, assess and reduce manual handling risks in your organisation. It is suited to employers and employee representatives who intend to begin the process of manual handling risk assessment and control within their companies.

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HSL: Taming Tigers-Safety Excellence in Engineering – in partnership with The University of Manchester – HSL Buxton, 9-10 Nov 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-seminars/taming-tigers-safety-excellence-in-engineering---in-partnership-with-the-university-of-manchester http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-seminars/taming-tigers-safety-excellence-in-engineering---in-partnership-with-the-university-of-manchester#comments Thu, 06 Oct 2016 13:08:09 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52362 The aim of this Master Class is to outline concepts and principles based on technology, risk and project management good practice.

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BAOHSF – Health and Safety in the 21st Century: How Auditing, Technology and Training can aid compliance – Bradford,18 Oct 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/baohsf.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/baohsf.htm#comments Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:03:57 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52321 The seminar is aimed at providing guidance and tools to help businesses to comply with legislation using the technology available in order to assess and control risks in the workplace.

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