IOSH in numbers


  • IOSH proudly has over 47,000 members
  • More than 12,000 are Chartered members
  • There are 41 individual branches of IOSH across the UK and other parts of the world, including the Caribbean, Gibraltar, Hong Kong, Ireland, Qatar, Oman, Singapore and UAE
  • IOSH has 18 groups for safety and health specialists in different industry sectors, such as construction and rural industries


  • IOSH accredits 15,000 training courses across 74 different countries
  • Some 2,000 IOSH training providers have taught training to 179,000 delegates across the globe
  • IOSH also runs a free helpline which helps more than 4,500 people every year
  • IOSH offers three core training programmes, which can be adapted to suit the needs of different organisations:

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  • IOSH events in 2015 were attended by nearly 4,300 people
  • Our latest annual conference, IOSH 2015, saw over 800 attendees, including senior safety and health professionals and forward-thinking business leaders from more than 40 countries
  • Achieved 97 per cent overall good and excellent feedback from delegates attending networking events

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No Time to Lose campaign

IOSH launched the No Time to Lose campaign in November 2014 with the aims to get the causes of occupational cancer better understood and help businesses take action.

Since the launch, the campaign has seen:

(Figures taken March 2016.)

IOSH is aiming to tackle the issue of 8,000 deaths a year from occupational cancer and 14,000 new cases of cancer caused by work registered each year.

Find out how you can get involved.