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Here you'll find all the latest news, views and developments from IOSH and in the world of health and safety.

Read the latest news releases related to the media and our members and see how we are speaking out to keep people safe and healthy at work.

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  • Brazilian delegates visit IOSH during European trip

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    Representatives from an organisation which aims to create safe and healthy workplaces in Brazil visited IOSH during a European trip to learn about best practices.

    The delegates came from the Social Service of Industry (SESI) and Federation of Industry of the State of Ceará (FIEC). They were given a tour of The Grange, before hearing from IOSH’s policy, membership and commercial departments.

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  • Help shape IOSH's future - and develop your career

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    Tony Bough

    Joining IOSH’s Board of Trustees gives you the opportunity to shape the future of your professional body – and develop your career as an OSH professional, according to the Board’s newest recruit.

    IOSH is inviting corporate members to apply for two new positions on the Board, the influential group responsible for overseeing management of the Institution’s affairs. Successful applicants will become part of a team of 12 including Tony Bough, whose appointment was ratified in September by IOSH’s Council.

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  • Safe working near railway crossings demonstrated at IOSH event

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    IOSH crossing event

    Steps that employers can take to help workers stay safe near railway level-crossings were highlighted during an event hosted by the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).

    Rail safety experts joined IOSH's Rural Industries and Railway Groups in demonstrating the risks of user-worked crossings (UWCs), which require a person to manually open and shut gates or lift barriers in order to cross rail track.

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  • IOSH Blueprint to be showcased at Singapore WSH Conference 2016

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    The future of workplace safety and health in Singapore and across the Asia-Pacific region is to be debated during a major conference supported by IOSH.

    Around 800 delegates including occupational safety and health professionals (OSH), business leaders and government officials are expected to attend the Singapore WSH Conference 2016, co-organised biennially by the Workplace Safety and Health Council (WSH), the WSH Institute and Ministry of Manpower.

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  • Business benefits of work-related health to be promoted at food and drink conference

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    Members of the IOSH Food and Drink Industries Group at Allied Bakeries

    Why investing in the safety and health of workers makes business sense is to be the focus of a major UK food and drink industry conference.

    Delegates at this year’s National Food and Drink Manufacturing Health and Safety Conference will hear how some of the industry’s leading names have reduced sickness absence, improved productivity and created more resilient workforces through promoting staff health and wellbeing.

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