All meetings are free and are held at:
The National Metalforming Centre, 49 Birmingham Road, West Bromwich, B70 6PY
commencing at 2pm. There is a free car park - entrance off Beeches Road.
(A complimentary buffet lunch will be served from 1.15pm.)
Note this is our new venue for monthly meetings.
Before the main speaker there may be a short (10 minute maximum) Members' Corner presentation on an issues of general interest to members, e.g. a problem solved, an incident that had occured, a visit from an enforcing agency etc. If you wish to give such a presentation please contact the Secretary.
Each meeting attracts 1 CPD point for Registered Safety Practitioners.
BHSEA in Association with the HSE also arranges a number of Safety and Health Awareness Days (SHADS) These are free events arranged by the HSE and BHSEA under the Working Well Together (WWT) Campaign. 2016 dates to be confirmed.
Monday 11 January
Annual General Meeting
HSE Annual Progress Report and Future Plans
Sam Peace, HSE Divisional Director, Wales, Midlands and South West
Monday 8 February
Manual Handling -a different approach
Stewart Cruilshank, Pristine Condition
Monday 14 March
TG:2013 -is it doing its job?
SG4:15 Preventing Falls -an update
Ray Johnson, Safety and access Ltd.
Monday 11 April
Cyber Crime and Risks from Social Media
David Benford, backstage Forensics Ltd.
Wednesday 20 April
Claims Management Seminar
Hear from expert practitioners how to manage claims, avoid the pitfalls and reduce the risk and cost to you and your business
Details and booking form
This is a one day seminar, 9.30am-3pm at the National Metal Forming Centre
There is a small charge for this seminar.
- Members (paid-up) £50 + VAT
- Non-member £75 + VAT includes membership until July 2016
Includes refreshments, buffet lunch and ‘toolbox’: Cost including refreshments, buffet lunch and ‘toolbox’:
Monday 9 May
Keeping Health and Safety Simple in a Complicated World
Geoffery Brown, HM Principle Inspector of Health and Safety, Field Operations Directorate
Monday 13 June
David Egan, Health Safety and Environment Specialist, Partner DWF LLP.
Monday 12 September
Taking the Stress out of Mental Health
Lee Dargue, Siemens Rail Automation Holdings
Monday 10 October
'It's All Gone Wrong -What do I do now?
Riddor Investigations/Interviews, Tony Mitchell, HSE
Preparing for PACE, Chris Hopkins, Barrister, No 5 Chambers
Insurance Perspective, Chris Parton, AXA
Monday 9 November
The Weird World of Electromagnetic Fields
Julia Clark, LinkMicrotec
Monday 12 December
Pollution Prevention -what does it mean for you/your business?
Alex Hale, Envioronment Agency
Extracts from previous presentations