Controlling exposures to prevent occupational lung disease in the construction industry
During September and October 2015 we ran four roadshow events around the UK. Almost 400 Managers and Supervisors from the construction industry were in attendance at these sessions which were lively and interactive with a lot of discussion around the practical aspects of managing health.
Speakers from the HSE, BOHS and industry talked about:
We will be running more roadshows in the new year – these will be publicised on this page once dates and locations are confirmed.
Thanks and see you later in the year
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Spotlight on Silica
joint presentations from BOHS, IOSH and HSE
BOHS has teamed up with HSE and IOSH in a joint initiative to promote awareness of occupational cancer caused by exposure to silica dust.
These events are free to attend, speakers from BOHS, HSE and IOSH will enlighten delegates about the associated health risks from exposure to silica, the role of occupational hygiene in protecting workers, and providing practical examples and case studies showing how the risks from silica can be managed.
IOSH branch meetings
Midland Branch (Click here for more>>)
2 June 2016, 13.30 - 15.30
Hollyfields Centre Club Limited, Woodacre Road, Erdington, Birmingham, B24 0JT
South East Branch (Click here for more>>)
21 June 2016, 17.30
Kent Event Centre, Kent Showground, Detling, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3JF
23 June 2016, 18.00 - 20.30
Staffordshire and Rural Homes, Dyson Way, Stafford Technology Park, Stafford, ST18 0WP
Breathe Freely - An Overview
Mike Slater Presentation from the BOHS Roadshows - many of you have asked for this as it contains some interesting stats, figures and images.
Health as a Solution
Presentation from Clive Johnson Group Head of Health & Safety at land securities
The regulator’s View: Common failings and how to control them
Presentation from Jane Beckmann Health Risk Management Unit Construction Sector