West of Scotland Branch recent events


26 May 2022 – Health and Safety issues relating to COPs 26 from a policing perspective’ and then the attached  the following under it

28 April 2022 - West of Scotland AGM 2022 & Guest Speaker

31 March 2022 - Ventilation – The invisible world around us

24 February 2022 – Management of Fatigue

27 January 2022 - Terrorism Threats to Your Customers

The IOSH West of Scotland Branch invited David Wright of Glasgow Airport to provide us with an update on the global Terrorism picture and how this needs to be considered when assessing risks for businesses. This presentation will cover the competency of risk management at an intermediate level.

David has been involved in Aviation Security for over 20 years. He is the Compliance Advisor ensuring that the many processes and policies are in place and are being observed. He is the link to many external agencies and on National Groups including CCTV Policy, Cargo Movements and is essentially the single point of contact with many enforcement agencies.

Following the presentation, the committee went over some Branch business.


25 November 2021 - Working at Height– Getting it Right

28 October 2021 - ISO45001: Management Tips and Advantages of Integrated Management Systems

September 2021 - Legal Update 
Speaker: Amy Anderson - BTO Solicitors

We were delighted to welcome back Amy Anderson of BTO Solicitors to our September virtual branch meeting. She reviewed developments in the law that touched on health and safety. These included sentencing, COVID, the consultation out for the building regs in England and Scotland and current HSE hot topics

Branch and IOSH updates were included by members of the committee after the speaker.

May 2021 

29 April 2021 - AGM

March 2021 


November 2020 


October 2020 

September 2020 
Legal Update with BTO

August 2020
Safety Culture Guru Eddie Woods of Karrdale

July 2020
The Impact of Drugs and Alcohol in the Workplace

April 2020
Using Non Technical Skills Within Safety Critical Organisations: Fad or Aid?

May 2020 - Branch meeting 
West of Scotland supporting members

February 2020- Branch meeting

January 2020 - Branch meeting


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