RELEASED: MONDAY 31ST JULY 2017
The Breathe Freely construction roadshow at Edgebaston cricket ground in full swing
On 13 July, BOHS launched the first of its four Breathe Freely in Construction roadshows of 2017, held at Edgbaston Cricket Ground in Birmingham. It was a great opportunity for attendees to review the campaign to date as well as discussing critical issues in the construction industry and actions taken.
We welcomed Jennie Armstrong (Head of Occupational Health and Wellbeing at Tideway) and Chair of the Breathe Freely Steering Group as well as other guests including:
The remaining roadshows will take place on:
Jennie Armstrong from Tideway
Tim Shambrook from HSE
Vern Harrington from RVT Group
Mike Slater from Diamond Environmental
On 18 April 2017, organisations from across the UK infrastructure sector will take part in a national Stop. Make a Change event with sites, offices and production facilities putting work on hold to focus on how we can work together to build a healthier, safer industry. more>>
launched in early 2017 by the Health in Construction Leadership Group with the support of the British Safety Council. - It is sector-wide programme intended to help improve and promote positive mental health across the construction industry in the UK. more>>
A campaign from HSE protecting people by managing risk in a proportionate and effective way, supporting innovation and increasing productivity.
HSE is seeking to influence the system through the Help Great Britain work well strategy. more>>
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