Edinburgh Branch Programme for 2017-18

Details of our branch meetings

Meetings will be held in the Siegfried Room, Rivers Suite, Craiglockhart Campus, Edinburgh Napier University.

Afternoon meetings start at 14:00 with tea/coffee at 15:30.

Evening meetings will start at 18:00 with a buffet beforehand from 17:15.


9 November at 14.00 to 16:30 – **this is an extended meeting
Mental Health: Calum Irving, See Me (Scotland)
Scotland’s Mental Health First Aid: Robert Bradford, Crummock
A State of Mind: Martin Coyd, OBE, MACE.
See the full event details.

14 December at 14:00 (buffet from 13:15)
Buffet, Quiz and Prestidigitation
See the full event details.

Safety doesn’t happen by magic: 5th Dimension


11 January at 14.00
Safety cafe: topics on Traffic Management; Driver Assessment; Grey Fleet; FLT Management; by SCORSA.

** 8 February - Evening Meeting** at 18:00 (buffet from 17:15)
HSE Update: Chris Steel - HM specialist Inspector of H&S (Noise & Vibration).

8 March
10:00-12:00 CPD/IPD Workshop - see the full event details
14:00 – 15:30 Rope Rescue - Andy Kelly - SWAT International Ltd. - see the full event details

**12 April - Evening Meeting** at 18:00 (buffet from 17:15)

Legal Update: Pinsent Mason LLP.

10 May at 14.00 (buffet from 13:15)
Buffet followed AGM

IOSH Report: Graham Parker, Immediate Past President
H&S in Scotland post Brexit (Panel Debate): speakers to be announced nearer the time – watch website for details

14 June - Site Visit: Royal Yacht Britannia watch website for details.
Roger Midson Challenge Trophy: Feb 2018, Details announced in November 2017.

11 October - Safety Culture - see the full event details.

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If you are unable to attend any of the events we would like to hear from you, so why not email your apologies to the branch secretary, using the contact us email link provided on this page.

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