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From the Monthly Meetings

Summaries of the presentations given at meetings in
2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2007  2006   2005   2004   2003   2002   2001   2000   1999   1998   1997

For copyright reasons these summaries are in pdf format and can be viewed but not printed out or copied. Should you wish to use any of the contents please contact the BHSEA Secretary.

Caution: Information, regulations etc. may not be up to date or current now.

2014
HSE -Annual Progress Report and Future Plans     
Lessons for Health and Safety Practitioners from the social science discipline of organisational development Speaker's handout    Write up from presentation
Scaffolding Update including TG20:13      Slides to go with the presentation
Times are changing, are you?    Slides to go with presentation
Health Screening     Slides to go with presentation
Legal Update    
Civil Liability Compensation Culture    
Action on Hearing Loss    
Seeing the bigger picture – improving construction through (CDM) regulation change     Slides to go with presentation
Recognising and Treating Japanese Knotweed     Slides to go with presentation
Managing a Workforce Exposed to a Respiratory Sensitiser
First Aid in Practice

Presentation from Safety and Health awareness Days (SHADS)
What are 'Temporary Works'?
Temporary Works in Construction and Refurbishment -An overview of issues
Formwork and falsework -Good management and practice
Hoardings
Crane accident
Collapse during concrete pour
Roofwork -work at height and fragile roofs
Use of Ladders update
Constructing Better Health (CBH)
Working at Heights -Solar Panels installation
Construction Dust -Much More than a Nuisance

2014 Working Well Together
HSE's Plan of Work for Construction for 2014/2015


2013
HSE -the year ahead    Slides to go with presentation
GKN Think Safe    Slides to go with presentation
Temporary Works    Slides to go with presentation
Fire Matters – What’s New/Changed?    Slides to go with presentation
Diabetes and the Effects on Work     Slides to go with presentation
Metal Theft    Slides to go with presentation    'Smartwater' slides
Fee For Intervention (FFI) 7 months on: HSE update     Slides to go with presentation
Fee For Intervention (FFI) 7 months on: Legal update    Slides to go with presentation
Jackson Reforms   Jackson Reforms notes   Slides to go with presentation
The Benefits of a Robust Environmental Management System for your Business   Slides to go with presentation Epilepsy and Work   Epilepsy Aware training leaflet
Mock trial   Mock trial learning points
Excavations and Work at Height   Slides to go with presentation
Buried Services   Cable Detection
Electricity at Work Regulations, Amendment 1 to BS 7671 and the inspection and testing of electrical equipment   Slides to go with presentation
Asbestos in machinary   Slides to go with the presentation
Skincare and hand hygiene in the workplace   Slides to go with the presentation
Driving safely for work   Slides to go with the presentation
Construction Dusts -more than a Nuisance!

Looking at the way forward for BHSEA and workshop 23 May 2013 to discuss
Presentation given at February meeting     Slides to go with presentation
Presentation given at March meeting     Slides to go with presentation
Members questionnaire extract of results and analysis


2012
Health and Safety Midlands: Presentations given at Motor Cycle Museum
12 September  13 September

2012
HSE Annual Progress Report and Future Plans   Handout
Default Retirement Age and Agency Workers – A legal update
Safety Risk Training in Japan
Waste Not, Want Not
"I Prevented an Accident"
Fee For Intervention   Slides to go with presentation
Slips and Trips –an NHS Perspective   Slides to go with presentation
Welcome to BHSEA   Risk Assessment and safety management systems -given to the visiting Chinese Delegation
Dodgy Towere, Spas and Showers
In Defence of the Safety Adviser In Defence of the Safety Adviser   Slides to go with presentation
Become a [Health and Safety] Champion
Health Risks at Work Campaign
The Undercover Killer: Carbon Monoxide   Slides to go with presentation
Asbestos Management update   Slides to go with presentation
Communication: how to and how not to  Slides to go with presentation
ROBUST business continuity planning  Slides to go with presentation
Duty of Care
How to build and maintain a culture of safe working practices

2011
HSE Annual Progress Report and Future Plans
Equality Act 2010      Handout
Safe Maintenance Seminar
Simple Risk Assessment:    Summary    Presentation    Composite RA    Composite RA (MS Word)
HSE On-line Tool for RPE Selection
Quick Hitches on Excavators
Safe Use of Gas at Work
Forklift Driver Training -for Pedestrians
The Business Advantage of Saving the Planet
Leadership and Worker Involvement
Local Exhaust Ventilation (LEV) Presentation    Slides
The uplifting Tale of the Paranoid MD! -Business Continuity
Prevention is Better than Cure -Statutory Inspection and Examination Regimes
Making Management Systems Simple

2010
HSE Annual Progress Report and Future Plans
BS9999: Fire Safety in the Design, Use and Management of Buildings
Selection of Access Equipment
Effective Incident Investigation Explained
Rehabilitation after Injury or Ill-health
Management of Asbestos   Slides to go with presentation
New Chip Regulations
Getting to Grips with Vibration
Driver Training
IT Solutions for Workplace Safety

2009
HSE Update and Workplan for 2009/10
Regulatory Enforcement and Sanctions (RES) Act 2008
Protecting your Skin
Falls from Vehicles
Health and Safety at Community Events
Raising the HSE Profile with Vulnerable Groups
New Guidance on First Aid Training
Safety during Refurbishment
DSEAR with a bang
Provision of Industrial Lighting


2008
HSE work in 2008/09
Risk Awareness, Detection, Action and Review
REACH (Registration, Evaluation and Authorisation of Chemicals)
HSE Construction Group's Business Delivery Plan 2009/9
Agency Staff -the Corporate Risk and Mitigation
COSHH in the Real World
Corporate Manslaughter Seminar
Noise at Work Update
Gas Safety in the Worplace
TG20 Scaffolding Erection Procedure
Quick Hitch Devices on Excavators
Update (two years on) on the Fire Regulations [The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order
Fire Safety in the Home


2007
HSE report on 2006 and looking forward to 2007
Nanotechnology – the regulatory challenge
Scaffolding for the Future
Local Authority Support for Cost Effective Waste Management
Midlands CDM Forum
Driver Fatigue and accompanying presentation
An Insurer's View of Risk Assessment
Lifting Operations for Construction Sites
Does it Look Good -is it safe?
Floor Safety at Birmingham City University
Management of Occupational Road Risk


2006
HSE report on 2005 and looking forward to 2006
Kingswinford School Presentation
Managing Indoor Air Quality
Reducing Accidents and Cutting Costs
Control of Noise at Work Regulations 2005
Manual Handling and Work Place Connect
Rehabilitation: Thoughts and Activity on Employing the 'Unfit'
Practical Solutions to Preventing Falls From Height
Accidents under the Spotlight in Court
Applying the new Fire Regulations [The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005]

2005
HSE report on 2004 and looking forward to 2005
The New Fire Regulations [The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005]
RPE Fit Testing
Reach for the Sky with Safer Lifting
Work at Height Regulations 2005
Managing Electrical Risk
Transport and Road Safety
Demolition with Safety
Work with Disability
Occupational Health Aspects of Dermatitis and Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome

2004
HSE report on 2003 and looking forward to 2004
Asbestos regulations 2000 come of age
Changes to Electrical Installation Requirements in the Home
Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS)
Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations (DSEAR) 2002
Hand-Arm Vibration Awareness and Training
Health Issues in Construction
Management of Construction Transport Risks
Management of Stress in the Workplace
Use of Mobile Telephones in Cars
Waste Management and Producers' Responsibilities
Working at Heights Workshop

2003
HSE report on 2002 and looking forward to 2003
Requiem for an HSE Inspector
Safe Procedures for Confined Spaces
Defensive Driving for Safer Roads
Managing Legionella
Hand-arm Vibration
Noise Risk Management
Construction Site Welfare Facilities

2002
HSE report on 2001 and looking forward to 2002
Work Place Transport Accidents
Accident Investigation
Construction Skills Certification Scheme
Managing Asbestos in Buildings
The Holistic Approach to Handling
Scaffolding the Way Upwards

2001
Safe Erection of Scaffolding
Asbestos: New Regulations and a New ACOP
CDM for Workplace Plant and Machines
Profit from the Environment
CDM II: the Effective Process Continues
Total Bodycare Because You're Worth It
Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome and How to Prevent it
Codes of Practice for Smoking at Work
Practical Safety Improvements for Small Firms

2000
HSE Annual Report for 1999
Successful CDM
Contaminated Land and Environmental Protection
A New Long-Term Occupational Health Strategy
Managing WOOLF
Health & Safety Climate Survey Tool
Successful CDM
Reducing Error and Influencing Behaviour
PUWER Guidance for Construction
Management of Occupational Road Risk

1999
EMAS Challenges for the Millennium and Beyond
Working Time Regulations
Working Safely at Heights
Lifting Operations and Lifting: HSE View
Lifting Operations and Lifting: Operators View
Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998
Drugs and Alcohol in the Workplace

1998
Aspects of Health and Safety Performance
The Fire Precautions (Workplace) Regulations 1997
The Confined Spaces Regulations 1997
Safeguarding Temporary Workers of all Ages
Risk Assessment Revisited
Accidents Hurt
Changing Role of HSE
Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome

1997
Hse Report 1997
Asbestos
Safety of Machines
Ergonomics
Construction Safety Training
Safe Systems of Work in Practice
Dermatitis
How To Set Up An Effective Safety Management System and HSE Impressions Of How Industry Has Coped With This Task


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