Health & Safety Workshop

Submitted by Sarah Fletcher on Tue, 16/01/2018 - 10:39
  • Where: Badger House, 121 Glover St, Birmingham, B9 4EY
  • When: Wed 21st March 2018
  • Time: 9.30 registration for 10am start, 4pm finish
  • Cost: £150 + vat for members, £375 + vat for non-members. £50 cancellation cost unless a replacement can be found

The outline of the day will include:

  • Accountability v Responsibility - How are we doing?, How can we be better?
  • The Law - Health and Safety at Work Act (1974), Management of Health and safety at Work Regs (1999), Our legal duties
  • Risk Assessments - Principles of Risk Assessment, Protocol and policies, Consent workshop, Calculating Risk Ratings
  • Accidents and Near Misses - What is an accident, what is a near miss?, Patient Safety, your safety, our safety, RIDDOR
  • CoSHH - The Law, The ward, The office, The reality
  • Preventing Sharps Injuries - Code of Practice, Safe Disposal
  • Lone Working - Definition, Case Study, Risk Assessment
  • Shared premises - Sharing responsibility, Policy, Communication
  • Fire Safety - The Law (revision), Fire Risk Assessment, Responsible Person, Fire Wardens – why is this role needed? What is it about?