Events

Welcome to the events section of the Staffordshire Branch website

We welcome IOSH members, visitors and guests to our branch meetings, but please note that details in the programme may be subject to change so always use the Search events for this branch button on the right to get up-to-the-minute information before setting out. We will also send an email to IOSH members should there be any last minute changes.

Venue details

Our meetings are usually held at:

Tillington Hall - Great Western Hotel
The Garden Suite
Eccleshall Rd
Stafford
ST16 1JJ

View the venue map.

Committee meetings are restricted to IOSH Members only. If you wish to send items for consideration contact the Branch Secretary.

Upcoming events:

2018

15 February 2018
Branch AGM, see the full event details.
And the IOSH Presidential Team’s vision for 2018, followed by a presentation from Lisa Ramos - After being hit by a reversing forklift truck in March 2006, Lisa Ramos had her leg amputated. Lisa hopes her experiences will make people think twice about occupational safety.

15 March 2018
Sentencing Guidelines, Two Years On- This presentation will be looking at the Sentencing Guidelines two years after they were revised, and the impact they have had on UK workplaces.

19 April 2018*
Don’t Look Up, Don’t Look Down - This event will be held at an offsite location (away from Tillington Hall Hotel) where we will be seeing today’s methods of Working at Height and Working in Confined Spaces, providing safe solutions for difficult to access problems.

17 May 2018
45001 – The Launch - This presentation will be looking at the new International Standard, which replaced the widely used OHSAS 18001. Richard Jones has been an integral part in the development of this much awaited Standard.

21 June 2018
Fire Risk Assessment, Smoke and Mirrors - This presentation will be looking at Fire Risk Assessments in some depth, and removing some of the stigma around completing an FRA.

19 July 2018
CDM – Managing Non-Physical Risk in Construction - During this presentation will be looking at the non-physical risks within construction industry, as we often get swamped by the amount of physical dangers in this diverse industry. We will also be running a breakfast session on this subject, timings will be communicated to Members closer to the event date.

16 August 2018
IMS - Integrating ISO 45001 - Details to come

20 September 2018 *
Big Bang Theory - Details to come

18 October 2018*
Leicester Space Museum – Safety in the Stars - Details to come

15 November 2018
Putting “Health” in Health and Safety – Mental Health Awareness & Rehabilitation - Details to come

20 December 2018
Christmas Quiz & Dinner - Details to come

2019

17 January 2019
AGM & Behavioural Safety – Cognitive Theory (TBC) - Details to come

(Please note the dates with * are outside events and at a location (to be confirmed) away from Tillington Hall Hotel, Stafford.)

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