Next Meeting

14th December 2017
"Annual General Meeting and Christmas Meal"




Forthcoming Meetings

26th January 2018
"Integrated Healthy Lifestyle Services"
Presentation by Alison Begley
from One Life Suffolk

OneLife Suffolk is the FREE Integrated Healthy Lifestyle Services in Suffolk supporting businesses, communities and individuals to lead healthier lifestyles.



22 February 2018
"Road Safety (New Drug Driving Regulations)"
Presentation by David Daw
from Suffolk Road Safety


29th March 2018
"Hand and Arm Vibration"
Presentation by Emily Mellor
from Reactec Ltd

Reactec Ltd specialise in Hand-Arm Vibration risk management and help companies better understand and manage their associated risks. Their educational presentation will cover;

   •Recent HSE guidance on HAVS management - Available technology & industry case studies

   •Summary of latest research and whitepapers





Previous Meetings and Presentations

30th November 2017

We have received an apology for the ‘No show’ of the speaker at the November meeting, this presentation has been re-scheduled for March. Many thanks to Frank Sykes for stepping in and leading a very interesting discussion on the legal system and legislative requirements.

19th October 2017
"Occupational Health – what business is it of mine?"
Presentation by Alison Mackway, Managing Director of
Wrightway Health and Wellbeing

Alison will be discussing what occupational health is, what the statutory requirements are and what the duty of care is for businesses. We are sure you will find this presentation of great interest. Wrightway Health is a local provider of Occupational Health Services across East Anglia and much of their work is in partnership with Health and Safety Managers and teams.



Pictures from the September Seminar

Photographer Kevin Gotts of GotSAFETY
Seminar Pictures

28 September 2017 at 9.00 am
Half Day Seminar
Programme


"Accident and Incident Investigations"
Frank Sykes, former Principal Inspector with HSE
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"Radiation Safety"
Melanie Taylor, Head of Breast Imaging James Paget Hospital


"The Impact the New Sentencing Guidelines have had"
John Claxton, former Principal Inspector with HSE
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29th June 2017
"Presentation and Demonstration of electric powered sack truck"
Presented by Mark Bridges and Andy Bunn
MGB Easy Handling

Driven by innovation, MGB developed the Goodsman and Binboy range of electric powered sack trucks to take the strain away from manual handling tasks in both domestic and commercial environments

25th May 2017
"Environmental Sustainability"
Presented by Paul Pritchard.

Paul Pritchard has wide experience in corporate sustainability with particular emphasis on financial services, innovation and value chains. Following research on modelling heavy metal contamination he worked for several consultancies on corporate environmental management systems and due diligence auditing. He joined the RSA Insurance Group in their investment and capital functions before serving as UK Head of Corporate Responsibility (during which time RSA was recognised as one of the UK’s Best Green Companies 2009-2011). He has been Vice Chairman of IEMA and a Fellow at the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership and is currently working with Iken as an independent sustainability adviser supporting the development of sustainable products and services.

27th April 2017
"That's another fine mess you've got me into"
Presented by John Claxton, Retired HSE Inspector.
30th March 2017
"The British Safety Industry Federation"
Presented by Alan Murray
Chief Executive Officer British Safety Industry Federation

The British Safety Industry Federation are the Trade Body in the UK for the Safety Industry(BSIF). Its role is to support businesses who keep people safe and healthy while they are at work. The presentation will cover the BSIF Strategy and the elements key to the industry’s development over the coming years.

23rd February 2017
"Cultural Safety- Engagement and Business Performance"
Presented by Kevin Hard
RyderMarsh OCAID


26th January 2017
"Hand and Eye Protection"
Presented by Matthew Marsh
Technical Support Services Executive
Uvex Safety Limited (UK) LTD

The presentation will be on Hand and Eye protection. This session will also include going through the EN standards etc and maybe the new Glove Cut Standard – time permitting



Meetings and Presentations 2016
Meetings and Presentations 2015