HSE RSS feeds » Events http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:31:38 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.7.1 57th North West Safety Conference and Exhibition – Preston, 10 September 2014 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/nwra.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/nwra.htm#comments Thu, 14 Aug 2014 12:00:21 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=45814 ‘Striving for Good Health and Safety’ will target occupational health issues. Subjects covered include asbestos, exposure to harmful dusts and fumes, PPE selection and stress and wellbeing.

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Asbestos: ignore it at your peril – Harrogate, 3 September 2014 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/harrogate-safe-forum.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/harrogate-safe-forum.htm#comments Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:00:53 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=45812 This free event will help you identify, manage and control exposure to Asbestos, protecting the health of yourself, employees, contractors/workmen and the public.

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IOSH: National Safety Symposium 2014 – Nottingham, 8 September 2014 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/iosh.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/iosh.htm#comments Fri, 08 Aug 2014 09:00:28 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=45772 This year’s event will focus on essential skills, including well-being at work, occupational cancer, coaching for safety, legal developments and more. Hear key industry updates and a keynote address from Kevin Myers, Acting CEO, HSE.

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Composites in the Offshore Oil and Gas Sector – Aberdeen, 17 September 2014 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-composites-in-offshore-oil-and-gas-sector.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-composites-in-offshore-oil-and-gas-sector.htm#comments Thu, 07 Aug 2014 09:00:02 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=45737 Designed to provide a broad overview of composite materials and their current uses in the oil and gas sector, focusing on a number of key applications including pipework, gratings and bonded composite repairs.

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Beyond KP4: Leading KPIs, Action Planning & Data Trending Workshop – Aberdeen, 17 September 2014 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-beyond-kp4-workshop.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-beyond-kp4-workshop.htm#comments Tue, 05 Aug 2014 08:00:37 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=45735 The first in a series of one-day workshops addressing the key Asset and Life Extension (ALE) issues facing the Oil and Gas sector arising from the KP4 programme.

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Pushing ‘health’ up the workplace health and safety agenda – London, 15 October 2014 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/britsafe.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/britsafe.htm#comments Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:35:40 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=45488 The focus of the British Safety Council 2014 annual conference is workplace health, from initiatives that organisations put in place to promote healthy lifestyles through to major programmes designed to eradicate work-related disease.

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RoSPA Scotland Occupational Health and Safety Congress 2014, Glasgow, 16 September http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/rospa.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/rospa.htm#comments Thu, 10 Jul 2014 07:30:45 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=45347 Open to anyone with responsibility for occupational safety and health from Scotland and the rest of the UK, the congress will deliver key industry updates, practical advice, best practice examples and lessons to learn from. Eve Macready Jones, HM Inspector from HSE, will be talking about effectively assessing the risks associated with workplace transport.

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After the Accident – Getting it Right! – Cambridge, 2 July 2014 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/istr.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/istr.htm#comments Fri, 06 Jun 2014 07:42:36 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=45335 An Institute of Safety in Technology and Research symposium looking at all stages of the aftermath of an accident. Includes speakers representing those who might be involved in an accident and the aftermath; a drama presentation and discussion of recent examples.

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Safety Leadership – Delivers Success – Oxford, 10 & 11 September 2014 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/nashics.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/nashics.htm#comments Mon, 02 Jun 2014 07:30:49 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=45122 NASHiCs learning and Development Forum for Social Care, venues in and around the City of Oxford. Session cover, legal updates, commissioning, regulation, leadership and best practice and more…

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HSE to host twitter chat for small businesses – 5 June http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/hse-to-host-twitter-chat-for-small-businesses/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/hse-to-host-twitter-chat-for-small-businesses/#comments Thu, 29 May 2014 16:12:46 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=45285 The Health and Safety Executive’s Small Business Advisor Barbara Hockey will take part in a live Twitter-chat on Thursday 5 June to answer questions on the health and safety of small businesses.

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BHSEA: Health and Safety – Legal Update, Birmingham, 6 June 2014 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/bhsea.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/bhsea.htm#comments Tue, 27 May 2014 07:35:36 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=45239 Afternoon meeting of the Birmingham Health, Safety and Environment Association, including the above presentation ‘Health and Safety – Legal Update’ and a short presentation from Action on Hearing Loss on ‘Noise induced hearing loss’. No booking required.

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AoC Annual Health and Safety Conference 2014 – Nottingham, 26 June 2014 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/aoc-conference.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/aoc-conference.htm#comments Mon, 19 May 2014 07:30:31 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=45181 Association of Colleges (AoC) conference programme will be topical and include keynote speakers from key specialist areas including HSE’s interactive workshop on health and safety for work experience students.

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Birmingham Health & Safety Seminar/Meeting – Birmingham, 12 May 2014 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/bhsea.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/bhsea.htm#comments Fri, 02 May 2014 07:30:07 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=45118 Afternoon meeting of the Birmingham Health, Safety and Environment Association (BHSEA), includes a presentation covering: Occupational health surveillance and health testing regimes.

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Merseyside and Cheshire Construction Safety Group event – Liverpool, 12 May 2014 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/mccsg.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/mccsg.htm#comments Tue, 29 Apr 2014 10:00:24 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=45087 The Group meet on a monthly basis no booking requirements, topics being presented at this meeting are: HSE priorities for 2014/15, Health in construction and CDM review update.

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SIESO Annual Conference – Manchester, 19 May 2014 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/sieso-annual-conference.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/sieso-annual-conference.htm#comments Tue, 29 Apr 2014 09:00:57 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=45085 Aimed at managers and safety personnel from all existing COMAH sites, together with Emergency Service and Local Authority personnel associated with emergency planning. HSE will be speaking on the COMAH Regs 2015 which come into force in June 2015.

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SGUK free ‘Health & Safety Update’ Seminar – Bracknall, 20 May 2014 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/sguk.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/sguk.htm#comments Tue, 29 Apr 2014 07:30:17 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=45083 This seminar will focus on the latest information on the occupational health burden in the UK and the innovative approach that the “Health Risks a Work – Do you know yours?” initiative can bring in helping to combat these issues.

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Construction industry workers invited to Staffordshire safety event http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/construction-industry-workers-invited-to-staffordshire-safety-event/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/construction-industry-workers-invited-to-staffordshire-safety-event/#comments Tue, 01 Apr 2014 08:30:29 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2014/construction-industry-workers-invited-to-staffordshire-safety-event/3547 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2014/04/01/construction-industry-workers-invited-to-staffordshire-safety-event/feed/ 0 Health and Wellbeing in the North West – Widnes, 3 June 2014 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/iosh.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/iosh.htm#comments Fri, 21 Mar 2014 08:30:04 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=44702 This free to attend seminar and mini exhibition will cover topics on: The IOSH toolkit, Stress and Wellbeing, Skin Disease and Long Latency Health Risks. Speakers include Dr Katherine Fuller, HSE, who will be providing a presentation on Long Latency Health Risks.

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2014 International Safety Awards Gala Dinner – London, 25 April 2014 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/britsafe.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/britsafe.htm#comments Mon, 17 Mar 2014 11:30:07 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=44655 The International Safety Awards celebrates the success of those organisations that are committed to the health, safety and well-being of their employees. Kevin Myers, HSE Acting Chief Executive will be the keynote speaker at this years annual dinner.

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Managing risk: different perspectives to predict the unpredictable – London, 2 April 2014 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/bqf.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/bqf.htm#comments Mon, 10 Mar 2014 08:38:53 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=44337 This event will explore alternative perspectives to risk assessment and how they can inform our approach. Insurance and compliance departments will explain how they calculate risk, and the Health & Safety Laboratory will outline new risks posed by emerging technologies.

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