Controlling exposures to prevent occupational lung disease in industry

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A series of free workshops in the UK brought to you by the

Breathe Freely in Manufacturing and Healthy Workplaces Manage Dangerous Substances campaigns.



29 June: Sheffield, Holiday Inn Royal Victoria

12 July: Barrow-in-Furness, Abbey House Hotel & Gardens



BOHS, in collaboration with EEF, the manufacturer’s organisation, and EUOSHA, would like to invite you to a series of morning seminars that focus on the prevention of lung disease amongst welders in the manufacturing industry, and introduce you to the Europe-wide Health Workplaces Manage Dangerous Substances campaign launched by EUOSHA in April this year.


These FREE-to-attend events provide important information for anyone who has a Health & Safety role in the manufacturing industry, and especially those who are responsible for the protection of workers’ health.



What to Expect

  • Expertise
    BOHS, EEF, HSE and TUC – all leaders in worker health protection will explore the extent of the issue and discuss tangible solutions
  • Free materials
    will introduce the campaigns and guide you through the free resources and tools provided
  • Case studies 
    Industry professionals will present good practice examples and case studies
  • Networking 
    A unique opportunity to network with other industry professionals, have your voice heard, and exchange knowledge and expertise.


Date and location


  • The events are FREE-to-attend with a registered Eventbrite ticket.



  • Each event will run from 9:00am to 12:30pm.
  • Registration opens at 8:30am, during which breakfast with tea and coffee will be provided.


To register for each event click the individual link below:


12th July Barrow-in-Furness


29th June Sheffield




New series of FREE-to-attend breakfast workshops now launched around the UK.