57th North West Safety Conference and Exhibition – Preston, 10 September 2014

Striving for Good Health and Safety

Date

Wednesday 10 September 2014

Location

Barton Grange Hotel and Conference Centre, Nr.Preston, Lancashire PR3 5AA

Event overview

Conference targeting Occupational Health Issues with the aim of helping to reduce the current fatalities of over 12,000 p.a

Subjects covered will be Exposure to Harmful dusts and fumes, Asbestos, PPE Selection, Stress and Wellbeing, Legal update.

A mini exhibition will be run in conjunction with the Conference attended by leading suppliers to the industry.

Who should attend? Anyone involved in Occupational Health and Safety that is keen to learn about and promote the benefits of preventative measures that can be taken to reduce ill health.

Dr David Sowerby, Head of FOD, HQ Division, will Chair the Conference and provide a Keynote address ‘Setting the Scene’.

Karen Clayton, HSE Director Long Latency Diseases Division will provide details of Developments on tackling occupational diseases (cancers and respiratory disease).

Further information and booking

Full programme and booking details and are available to download on the NWRA website or by email to Cathy Nixon or tel: 0161 485 8102.

Article source: http://www.hse.gov.uk/events/nwra.htm