2020/21 Group Programme

Welcome members and non members to the 2020/21 Meeting Year. Like most things in life at the moment, we will be doing things a little differenty this year, but the Committee have lined up a great selection of topics and speakers for you. We will also be trying meetings at different times of the day this year.

1st October 2020, 09:30, Zoom - Ergonomics of Working From Home. 

During 2020 many of us begun working from home for the first time. For some this will be a permanent part of their working life. Find out how you can ensure ergonomics of the workstation are not compromised.

Presentation was delivered by Jo Blood, Posture People

5th November 2020, 14:00, Zoom - Scaffolding and Roof Work. 

Fall from height remain the largest single cause of fatal accidents in the UK. What should we being doing to reduce this risk when working on roofs and scaffolds.

Presentation was delivered by Kevan & Hillary Ford, HK Safety Services

3rd December 2020, 10:00, Zoom - Behavioural Safety. 

Behavioural Safety has been a hot topic for over 20 years, but what is it and how can you apply it practically at your workplace?

Presentation was delivered by Ben Sawyer, ArcelorMittal Health and KHSG Committee Member

7th January 2021, 14:00, Zoom - HSE Update Post Brexit. 

With the UK leaving the Customs Union what affect has this had on UK Health & Safety Regulations? Come and find out how direct European Legislation has translated to UK Law.

Presentation was delivered by Mike Walters, HSE and KHSG President 

4th February 2021, 09:30, Zoom - Time To Talk Day. 

The Group has marked this date for the past two years with wonderfully interactive sessions. An earlier start to set you up for a day of activities in your own workplace.

4th March 2021, 14:00, Zoom - Changes to NEBOSH, the IOSH mentor programme and IOSH membership changes.

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1st April 2021, 14:00, Zoom - Pest Control and Biocidal Products.

Do you consider the Health implications of not controlling pests and rodents in the workplace and the risks associated with the products used to control them? Here is a good starting place.

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6th/13th May 2021, 14:00, Zoom - What Good Occupational Health Looks Like.

Most workplaces have substances and processes than can affect your workers health, but what should you do to monitor for adverse effects?

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3rd June 2021, 9:00, Port Lympne - AGM & Health and Safety in a Zoo.

Workplaces take all sorts of forms, but have you ever considered the Safety Management processes required in a Zoo to keep staff and visitors safe? Join us for our AGM.

Please contact us to register your place for this event using the button above.