HSE RSS feeds » Human factors http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Mon, 18 Sep 2017 13:27:30 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2 HSL: COMAH – Technical Aspects of Safety Reports – Buxton, 10-11 Oct 2017 http://https://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah---technical-aspects-of-safety-reports http://https://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/comah---technical-aspects-of-safety-reports#comments Mon, 28 Aug 2017 10:27:12 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=58066 This course discusses the technical section of a COMAH safety report which should describe the Design, Construction, Operation, Maintenance and Modification of the COMAH site. The course covers the Process Safety, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Control and Instrumentation and Human Factors aspects which form the technical section of a Safety Report.

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HSL: Human Factors in Accident and Incident Investigations – Buxton, 26-27 Sept 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/human-factors-in-accident-and-incident-investigations- http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/human-factors-in-accident-and-incident-investigations-#comments Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:30:09 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=58034 This course is designed to give participants an impartial and pragmatic understanding (and experience) of some of the techniques that are available for investigating Human Factors issues.

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60th NWRA Safety Conference and Exhibition – Accident Investigation – 19 Sept 2017, Preston http://hse.gov.uk/events/nwra.htm http://hse.gov.uk/events/nwra.htm#comments Tue, 18 Jul 2017 11:30:17 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=57932 This conference run by North West Regional Association, targets learning from mistakes after an accident and will cover Accident Investigation, Learning lessons the hard way, Electrical safety, Cultural Safety, Human Factors.

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HSL: Human Factors in Accident and Incident Investigations http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/human-factors-in-accident-and-incident-investigations- http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/human-factors-in-accident-and-incident-investigations-#comments Fri, 16 Jun 2017 13:39:15 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=57856 For those wishing to improve human performance, personal safety, management systems and loss control, effective investigation of the Human Factors within accidents and incidents is an essential part of achieving this aim. This course is designed to give participants an impartial and pragmatic understanding (and experience) of some of the techniques that are available for investigating Human Factors issues.

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HSL: Excelling in Health and Safety Culture and Leadership: The Way Forward – London, 29 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/excelling-in-health-and-safety-culture-and-leadership-the-way-forward http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/excelling-in-health-and-safety-culture-and-leadership-the-way-forward#comments Wed, 08 Mar 2017 16:20:51 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52876 Drawing on HSL’s expertise as psychologists and human factors experts, this event will help you develop your understanding of these competencies. Coupled with an understanding of what excellent health and safety culture looks like, this event will help you in driving a consistent approach to health and safety leadership within your business.

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HSL: Human Factors in Accident and Incident Investigations – Buxton, 21-22 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/human-factors-in-accident-and-incident-investigations- http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/human-factors-in-accident-and-incident-investigations-#comments Tue, 14 Feb 2017 10:07:47 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52828 This course is designed to give participants an impartial and pragmatic understanding (and experience) of some of the techniques that are available for investigating Human Factors issues.

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RR1085 – Exploring the human and physical factors associated with telescopic handler overturning risks http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1085.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1085.htm#comments Fri, 27 Jan 2017 15:21:00 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52703 This study was carried out in order to identify:

  • the full range of human factors issues that might potentially contribute to telescopic handler overturn incidents;
  • the human factors issues that appear to be most important in terms of overturn risk and
  • key operator knowledge gaps that could increase the probability of an operator overturning a machine.
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HSL – Human Factors in Accident and Incident Investigations – Glasgow, 25-26 Oct 2016 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/09/27/hsl-human-factors-in-accident-and-incident-investigations-glasgow-25-26-oct-2016/ http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/09/27/hsl-human-factors-in-accident-and-incident-investigations-glasgow-25-26-oct-2016/#comments Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:11:22 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52328 This course is designed to give participants an impartial and pragmatic understanding (and experience) of some of the techniques that are available for investigating Human Factors issues.

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HSL: Human Factors in Accident and Incident Investigations – HSL Buxton, 29-30 Sept 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/human-factors-in-accident-and-incident-investigations- http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/human-factors-in-accident-and-incident-investigations-#comments Fri, 16 Sep 2016 14:56:23 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52261 This course is designed to give participants an impartial and pragmatic understanding (and experience) of some of the techniques that are available for investigating Human Factors issues.

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Behaviour change: Improving health and safety performance – Buxton, 26-27 July 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/behaviour-change-improving-health-and-safety-performance http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/behaviour-change-improving-health-and-safety-performance#comments Fri, 10 Jun 2016 10:50:40 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51898 The course adopts a five step, holistic approach to behaviour change (ASCENT – Achieving Safety Culture Excellence Now and Tomorrow) and concludes with strategies to help reduce the likelihood of risk taking behaviour for health and safety.

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Human factors in accident and incident investigations – Buxton, 5-6 July 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/human-factors-in-accident-and-incident-investigations- http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/human-factors-in-accident-and-incident-investigations-#comments Fri, 03 Jun 2016 14:15:06 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51820 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. This course is aimed at those relatively new to accident investigation and human factors or those who wish to consolidate their medium level of competence.

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Behaviour change: Improving health and safety performance – Buxton, 14-15 June 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/behaviour-change-improving-health-and-safety-performance http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/behaviour-change-improving-health-and-safety-performance#comments Fri, 13 May 2016 15:10:00 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51668 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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Behaviour change: Improving health and safety performance – Buxton, 24-25 May 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/behaviour-change-improving-health-and-safety-performance http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/behaviour-change-improving-health-and-safety-performance#comments Fri, 22 Apr 2016 14:20:31 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51533 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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Human factors in accident and incident investigations – Buxton, 15-16 March 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 Thu, 18 Feb 2016 14:55:26 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51022 Course is designed to give participants an impartial and pragmatic understanding (and experience) of some of the techniques that are available for investigating human factors issues.

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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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Boosting your Safety Culture – Buxton (HSL), 29 October 2015 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-conferences/events/boosting-your-safety-culture-(free-event-in-birmingham-or-buxton) http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-conferences/events/boosting-your-safety-culture-(free-event-in-birmingham-or-buxton)#comments Mon, 05 Oct 2015 10:00:33 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=49614 HSL is running a free interactive session to help you understand the value that a positive safety culture can bring to your business. Buxton, 29 October 2015, 13:30 – 16:00.

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Human Factors in Accident and Incident Investigations – Glasgow, 13-14 October 2015 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-human-factors-in-accident-and-incident-investigations-glasgow.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-human-factors-in-accident-and-incident-investigations-glasgow.htm#comments Tue, 22 Sep 2015 10:20:50 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=49522 This HSL run 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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Human Factors in Accident and Incident Investigations – HSL Buxton, 6-7 October 2015 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 Tue, 08 Sep 2015 09:30:03 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=49387 This course is designed to give participants an impartial and pragmatic understanding (and experience) of some of the techniques that are available for investigating Human Factors issues.

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Being MINDfully Safe – HSL Buxton, 17 September 2015 http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-being-mindfully-safe.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/hsl-being-mindfully-safe.htm#comments Mon, 24 Aug 2015 08:00:08 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=49224 This interactive workshop will give you the opportunity to take part in facilitated discussions and learn practical ways of improving mindful safety awareness in the workplace.

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Human Factors in Accident and Incident Investigations – HSL Buxton, 14-15 July 2015 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 Tue, 23 Jun 2015 13:15:48 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=48597 This course is designed to give participants an impartial and pragmatic understanding (and experience) of some of the techniques that are available for investigating Human Factors issues and is aimed at those relatively new to accident investigation and human factors, or those who wish to consolidate their medium level of competence.

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