Controlling exposures to prevent occupational lung disease in industry

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A series of free workshops in the UK brought to you by the

Breathe Freely in Manufacturing and Healthy Workplaces Manage Dangerous Substances campaigns.



29 June: Sheffield, Holiday Inn Royal Victoria

12 July: Barrow-in-Furness, Abbey House Hotel & Gardens



BOHS, in collaboration with EEF, the manufacturer’s organisation, and EUOSHA, would like to invite you to a series of morning seminars that focus on the prevention of lung disease amongst welders in the manufacturing industry, and introduce you to the Europe-wide Health Workplaces Manage Dangerous Substances campaign launched by EUOSHA in April this year.


These FREE-to-attend events provide important information for anyone who has a Health & Safety role in the manufacturing industry, and especially those who are responsible for the protection of workers’ health.



What to Expect

  • Expertise
    BOHS, EEF, HSE and TUC – all leaders in worker health protection will explore the extent of the issue and discuss tangible solutions
  • Free materials
    will introduce the campaigns and guide you through the free resources and tools provided
  • Case studies 
    Industry professionals will present good practice examples and case studies
  • Networking 
    A unique opportunity to network with other industry professionals, have your voice heard, and exchange knowledge and expertise.


Date and location


  • The events are FREE-to-attend with a registered Eventbrite ticket.



  • Each event will run from 9:00am to 12:30pm.
  • Registration opens at 8:30am, during which breakfast with tea and coffee will be provided.


To register for each event click the individual link below:


12th July Barrow-in-Furness


29th June Sheffield



These workshops are funded by EUOSHA who have appointed Flagship PR  to manage attendance. BOHS will not receive personal data relating to your booking. If you wish to receive information about Breathe Freely click here to sign up to the newsletter or you can sign up at the event. If you wish to know more about our privacy policy, please click here.




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