A Healthy Working Environment For Everyone

Managing and controlling workplace health risks

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Newly-launched BOHS course

Certificate in Controlling Health Risks in Construction

This new, one day course is the only one of its type, and has been specifically designed to assist construction supervisors in upskilling their workforce in the basics of health risk management and control.

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Find an occupational hygienist

BOHS publishes the Directory of Occupational Hygiene Services, the UK’s only register of qualified occupational hygienists. To find an occupational hygienist, please click the links below.

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RT: Prof Vicki Stone opening #IPXII. We will be discussing new questions around exposure and toxicity of particles. pic.twitter.com/o3crXJm6mJ

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RT: Dr Craig POLAND kicks off #IPXII with a historical look at inhaled particles in the workplace.@IOMworld pic.twitter.com/R1ewmJSdFC

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#IPXII thanks to @VSParticle for exhibiting #inhaledparticles pic.twitter.com/xXhMUIVc5a

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Campaigns & Initiatives

Breathe Freely Campaigns in Construction and Manufacturing

Treat 'Health' like 'Safety' and breathe freely

Every year in the UK, about 13,000 people die from diseases which
were caused by the work that they do, or used to do. In 2015/16, in
comparison, precisely 144 people died from accidents at work. In
other words, 99% of deaths caused by work can be attributed to ill
health, and 1% to poor safety.

Find out how you can make a difference