A Healthy Working Environment For Everyone
Conferences & Events
BOHS provides an exciting and varied schedule of events which are available to everyone. These events are a great way of networking to make new contacts and increase your knowledge – with many events qualifying for CPD points.
Details of Events
Asbestos Roadshows, October & November 2017
BOHS, in conjunction with HSE, are holding a series of roadshow events in October and November, to reflect a number of changes and developments in the industry.
The series of roadshow events are key for anyone who wants to find out about BOHS' new Faculty of Asbestos Assessment and Management (FAAM), along with latest developments for the duty to manage, plus the HSE’s Analyst programme.
These events will benefit those companies who work with asbestos, in addition to those with responsibility for managing asbestos risks. The roadshows will also bring analysts up-to-date with developing qualifications, along with the review of the asbestos regulations and the impact on the future.
11 October 2017, Holiday Inn London - Wembley
18 October 2017, The Studio Glasgow
31 October 2017, Mercure Cardiff Holland House Hotel
06 November 2017, The Studio Manchester
*Running time & speakers may vary between venues. BOHS reserves the right to alter any part of this programme without notice.
Refreshments and lunch will be provided.
09.00 Registration and Refreshments
10.00 Faculty of Asbestos Assessment & Management (FAAM)
Martin Stear - Registrar of FAAM
10.20 Asbestos in Soils Qualifications
Colette Willoughby - BOHS Asbestos Qualifications Technical Advisor
10.40 Asbestos in Soils: Assessing Risks and Finding Solutions
Denis Morgan - ESG
11.40 So what is ‘The Duty to Manage?’
Colette Willoughby - Asbestos Compliance Ltd (ACL)
12.10 Analyst issues based on the HSE Analyst Inspection programme
Martin Gibson - HSE
13.15 Asbestos: The Dutyholder Guide - Challenges on a large Property Estate
Richard Bennion – Royal Mail Group
13.45 New sentencing guidelines and impact on asbestos prosecutions
Jon Cooper - Bond Dickinson
14.40 When is ‘as low as reasonably practicable’ achieved?”
Martin Stear - Workplace Environment Solutions Ltd (WES)
15.10 The Review of CAR 2012 Regulations and the future
Martin Gibson - HSE
15.45 Round up Discussion
Member Rate at each event - £130+VAT
Non-Member Rate at each event - £170 +VAT
BOHS Annual Occupational Hygiene Conference, 16-19 April 2018, Stratford-upon-Avon, UK
The most prestigious event in the BOHS calendar, the annual Occupational Hygiene Conference is the leading international conference in the field of worker health protection in the UK, attracting around 400 UK and International delegates.
The OH Conference delivers an exciting programme which combines inspiring and thought-leading plenary sessions with scientific and technical sessions, in addition to a range of interactive workshops, case studies, and professional development courses.
The conference brings together researchers, practitioners, regulators and other experts from around the world to discuss the very latest in issues that affect health at work.
To view the presentations and photos from OH2017 click on the link below.
BOHS has an established UK-wide regional network: each region is headed by a Regional Organiser, who co-ordinates local meetings and other events.