IOSH in the news 2015

Here you’ll find selected highlights of past coverage IOSH has received in various forms of media

IOSH in the news 2015

Paul Haxell, chair of IOSH's Construction Group featured in Modus Magazine speaking on workplace injuries in the UK (December edition p25-26)

Rift Valley Railways spoke about receiving the IOSH Railway Group’s International Award 2015 on BBC World Service (4 December 2015)

Rail Professional magazine featured Railway Group Chair Keith Morey speaking about occupational cancers in the railway industry, and the No Time to Lose campaign (December 2015 p62-63)

A feature on PPE with UAE Chair Ahmed El-Hadidi was included in Health and Safety Middle East (November 2015 p15-23)

Rift Valley Railways picking up the IOSH Railway Group’s International Award 2015 was featured in deginvest.de (30 November 2015)

The announcement of Dr Karen McDonnell as the new IOSH President was covered in Tomorrow's Health and Safety Online (11 November 2015)

Paul Haxell, chair of IOSH's Construction Group, discusses the importance of protecting workers from UV rays and other carcinogens on site in Construction & Civil Engineering Magazine (Autumn 2015 edition)

Simon Hatson, Chair of the IOSH Offshore Group, contributed to an article in Oil and Gas Connect Magazine on the holistic management of safety and environmental impacts (November 2015 p56-57)

The First Anniversary of IOSH's No Time To Lose campaign was featured in Health and Safety Online (4 November 2015)

Aviation and Aerospace Group Chair Ross Coppolo contributed to an article in the October 2015 edition of Ground Handling International magazine (October 2015)

The IOSH Food and Drink Group featured in foodqualitynews.com with an article on causes of injuries to workers in UK food industry (October 2015)

UAE Chair Ahmed El-Hadidi and branch member Darren Platts were featured in Health Safety & Security Review Middle East magazine (October 2015)

The IOSH Railway Group International Awards was featured in RailStaff Magazine (September 2015 p44-45)

The IOSH Sports Grounds and Events Groups visit of Glastonbury festival was covered in Stand Out Magazine (September 2015 edition)

The Observer Uganda featured the news of the Uganda-Kenya railway operator RVR scooping the IOSH Railway Group international award for 2015 (31 August 2015)

IOSH's involvement in the one-day conference “Rift Valley Railways: An Integrated Logistics Solution in East Africa" was featured in the Cairo Post (30 August 2015)

Along with the University of Nottingham, IOSH examined how the fit notes were being used and whether the system is an efficient replacement for the old sickness certificates. This was featured in the BMJ (British Medical Journal), Nottingham Post, Workplace Savings and Benefits and others (3 August 2015)

The launch of the Leading Safely was featured in Tomorrow’s Health and Safety (August 2015 edition)

IOSH Head of Research and Information Services, Jane White, debated the health impacts of night shift work on BBC Radio 4's Today programme (27 July 2015)