The Ireland Branch of IOSH was founded in 1982 with a handful of
members. Through the dedication of those founder members and the
development of the profession, membership is now over
The Ireland Branch committee consists
of the Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, Treasurer, Secretary,
Development Officer, some non-officer members, a representative
from each of the districts and specialist sections, and the Irish
representative to some of the UK-based groups.
Currently in the Ireland Branch there are five districts and five specialist sections each with their own page on
this website. Members are affiliated to their local district and
may join any of the specialist sections.
Ireland Branch district committees – Eastern, Western,
North Western, Southern and South
Eastern – meet regularly and host conferences, seminars and
events for their members.
Ireland Branch specialist sections focus on construction, consultancy, fire risk
management, healthcare and
rural Industries and arrange regular
events on these topics.