HSE RSS feeds » Events http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Wed, 20 Jan 2016 10:32:37 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2 Key speakers announced for new hearing conference http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/key-speakers-announced-for-new-hearing-conference/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/key-speakers-announced-for-new-hearing-conference/#comments Tue, 19 Jan 2016 13:50:38 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/key-speakers-announced-for-new-hearing-conference/8140 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/01/19/key-speakers-announced-for-new-hearing-conference/feed/ 0 Scottish business leaders turn out as Glasgow kicks off ‘working well’ roadshow http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/scottish-business-leaders-turn-out-as-glasgow-kicks-off-working-well-roadshow/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/scottish-business-leaders-turn-out-as-glasgow-kicks-off-working-well-roadshow/#comments Tue, 19 Jan 2016 10:45:39 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/scottish-business-leaders-turn-out-as-glasgow-kicks-off-working-well-roadshow/8147 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/01/19/scottish-business-leaders-turn-out-as-glasgow-kicks-off-working-well-roadshow/feed/ 0 Glasgow hosts first event on the health and safety system strategy for Great Britain roadshow http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/glasgow-hosts-first-health-and-safety-strategy-for-britain-roadshow/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/glasgow-hosts-first-health-and-safety-strategy-for-britain-roadshow/#comments Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:00:23 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/glasgow-hosts-first-health-and-safety-strategy-for-britain-roadshow/8128 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/01/18/glasgow-hosts-first-event-on-the-health-and-safety-system-strategy-for-great-britain-roadshow/feed/ 0 Process & Fire Incidents – Buxton, 23-24 February 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-process-and-fire-incidents.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-process-and-fire-incidents.htm#comments Fri, 15 Jan 2016 11:00:24 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50670 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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COMAH Onshore Major Hazards: New knowledge on flammable hazards – Buxton, 23 February 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-comah-onshore-major-hazards-new-knowledge-on-flammable-hazards.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-comah-onshore-major-hazards-new-knowledge-on-flammable-hazards.htm#comments Fri, 15 Jan 2016 10:30:29 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50666 This course deals with important flammable risks at major hazards sites for which new knowledge or guidance has become available recently.

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Farming SHADs – dates for February 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/agriculture/diary.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/agriculture/diary.htm#comments Thu, 14 Jan 2016 15:30:49 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50658 Safety and Health Awareness Days (SHADs) are half-day events which include practical demonstrations covering the daily hazards faced by farmers. Attendance is free of charge: 18 February – Biggleswade, 19 February – Maidenhead & 25 February – Newport.

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Behaviour Change: Improving Health and Safety Performance – Buxton, 16-17 February 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-behaviour-change-improving-hs-performance.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-behaviour-change-improving-hs-performance.htm#comments Thu, 14 Jan 2016 14:00:18 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50656 This course, delivered by psychologists, will provide you with an understanding of the many factors that influence both workers’ and managers’ behaviour.

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Practical management of LEV controls – Buxton, 11 February 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-lev-practical-management-lev-controls-bohs-approved.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-lev-practical-management-lev-controls-bohs-approved.htm#comments Mon, 11 Jan 2016 11:30:03 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50620 The course will demonstrate how to successfully manage local exhaust ventilation systems in order to get effective, efficient, and reliable control of contaminants at least cost.

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HSL/HSE CDM 2015 Training – London, 2 February 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-hse-cdm-2015-training.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-hse-cdm-2015-training.htm#comments Mon, 11 Jan 2016 09:30:31 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50622 This event provides an introduction to the new role of the Principle Designer (PD) and is aimed at designers, clients, contractors and/or individuals who may take on, or want to understand the PD function.

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Managing work-related stress – Buxton, 9-10 February 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-managing-work-related-stress-at-organisational-individual-level.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-managing-work-related-stress-at-organisational-individual-level.htm#comments Fri, 08 Jan 2016 13:00:06 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50618 This is a comprehensive 2 day course that considers the management of work-related stress at the organisational level and examines individual stress management.

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Human Factors in Accident and Incident Investigations – Buxton, 2-3 February 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-human-factors-in-accident-and-incident-investigations.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-human-factors-in-accident-and-incident-investigations.htm#comments Fri, 08 Jan 2016 10:00:55 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50616 This course is designed to give participants an impartial and pragmatic understanding of some of the techniques that are available for investigating Human Factors issues.

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HSE/HMRC joint webinar to help growing businesses – 9 February 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/webinar.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/webinar.htm#comments Thu, 07 Jan 2016 09:15:25 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50613 HSE and HMRC are working together to deliver a live webinar about the typical situations businesses are likely to face.

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HSE/HMRC webinar to help growing businesses – 12 January 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/webinar.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/webinar.htm#comments Tue, 22 Dec 2015 11:00:28 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50287 If you’ve been unable to take part previously, here’s another opportunity to join this live webinar delivered jointly by the Health and Safety Executive and HMRC. Taking place on 12 January at 10am, it will include answers on health and safety and taking on new employees – register now.

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Machinery series: Machinery risk assessment essentials – Birmingham, 27 January 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-machinery-risk-assessment-essentials.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-machinery-risk-assessment-essentials.htm#comments Mon, 21 Dec 2015 12:10:07 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50506 This training course gives delegates practical hands-on experience of conducting a machinery risk assessment using structured techniques.

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Mindful leadership for major hazards – Buxton, 28 January 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-mindful-leadership-for-major-hazards.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-mindful-leadership-for-major-hazards.htm#comments Mon, 21 Dec 2015 12:00:22 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50503 This interactive workshop will give you the opportunity to learn practical ways of improving mindful safety awareness in the workplace.

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Respirable crystalline silica (RCS): Health surveillance and exposure control – Buxton, 27 January 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-rcs-health-surveilance-exposure-control.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-rcs-health-surveilance-exposure-control.htm#comments Mon, 21 Dec 2015 11:50:04 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50495 This one-day course will deal with background issues, current practice and how things are changing in relation to health surveillance, particularly in light of new HSE guidance. It will also provide information about controlling RCS exposures in the workplace.

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Machinery series: PUWER – Birmingham, 26 January 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-machinery-safety-basics-puwer.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-machinery-safety-basics-puwer.htm#comments Mon, 21 Dec 2015 11:40:12 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50493 This course covers the activities regulated by the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations and provides delegates with a thorough knowledge of this legislation.

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ULDs: Risk assessment of repetitive tasks – Buxton, 27 January 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-uld-risk-assessment-of-repetitive-tasks.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-uld-risk-assessment-of-repetitive-tasks.htm#comments Mon, 21 Dec 2015 11:30:43 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50487 The course will benefit those already involved in workplace MSD risk management (e.g. manual handling risk assessments) who wish to expand their knowledge on the topic of upper limb disorders.

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Nanotechnology health & safety, a practical approach – Buxton, 26 January 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-nanotechnology-health-safety.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-nanotechnology-health-safety.htm#comments Mon, 21 Dec 2015 11:20:16 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50481 This course will help delegates to gain an understanding of the techniques and methods available to identify and control exposure to airborne nanomaterials.

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Manual handling for assessors – Buxton, 26 January 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-manual-handling-for-assessors.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-manual-handling-for-assessors.htm#comments Mon, 21 Dec 2015 11:10:41 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50478 This course will equip you with the knowledge to help recognise, assess and reduce manual handling risks in your organisation.

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