Past events from 2015

12 November 2015 - Creating a Holistic Safety Culture

Matthew Strong RyderMarshSharman - 'Creating a Holistic Safety Culture'

14 October 2015 - CDM 15 – a challenge for construction duty holders

Phil Nicolle HM Principal Inspector of Health and Safety for Construction in Wales - 'CDM 2015 – the HSE perspective'

Christopher Fox of Fox Robinson - 'CDM 2015 – Challenges for Designers'

Gerard McLaughlin CBH Project Director - 'CDM 2015 – the Health Perspective'

Dyfed Williams North Wales Trunk Road Agency - 'CDM 15 the Principal Designer Perspective'

17 September 2015 - ISO 45001 and the evolution of OHSMS

Richard Jones IOSH Head of Policy and Public Affairs 'ISO 45001 and the evolution of OHSMS'

20 August 2015 – ‘Elf and Safety: a research perspective

Paul Almond University of Reading ‘Elf and Safety: A research perspective’

16 July 2015 – Investigating accidents as an expert witness

Richard Booth, Aston University & HASTAM 'Investigating accidents as an expert witness' The shortcomings of prosecution and defence cases and lessons for effective prevention - please request a copy of this presentation file by email

3 June 2015 - Sustainable OSH behavioural cultures

Branches involved: Manchester and NW Districts, Merseyside, North Wales joint event

Peter Bohan, Wirral University Teaching Hospital, NHS Foundation Trust. ‘Effective leadership throughout the organisation’ (PDF, 2.5MB)

Apprentices: Liam Moffat, James Cropper PLC / Nathaniel Wadsworth, Coates Engineering / Matthew Bott, Allspeeds Ltd. ‘Apprentices in the workplace – young persons’ perspective’ (PDF 905KB)

Scott Ellis, Eric Wright Group. ‘Culture change in a mature organisation’ (PDF 1.5MB)

Pete Radcliffe, Chair of Liverpool Branch, IoD. ‘Leadership from the front: setting the scene for a PDCA OSH culture – joint-chair introduction’ (PDF436KB)

Jane Hopkinson, HSL. ‘Making behaviour change happen in health and safety’ (PDF 2.4MB)

16 April 2015 - Legal Update

Kevin Bridges, Pinsent masons LLP Health and safety legal update

19 March 2015 - Fire Risk Assessment

Alastair Horton, North Wales Fire & Rescue Service:

A brief history of Fire Safety legislation

Information - Fire Sprinkler Systems

NWFRS - Automatic Fire Alarms (as of 1st April 2015)

14 January 2015 - Soft skills for safety Practitioners

Michael Emery, Securus Health & Safety Limited Be the best you can be (Coaching skills for safety practitioners)