IOSH Webinar recordings

Find the recordings and presentations from IOSH branches and groups

Webinars are ideal for keeping your knowledge up to date as well as your CPD. IOSH groups and other IOSH networks regularly host webinars on a range of topics and recordings and presentations are provided on this page. For recordings from branch zoom meetings and webinars visit the ‘recent events’ page of the relevant branch microsite – links to these pages can be found in the branches section below. For recording of pre-2019 webinars please visit IOSH’s YouTube channel.

Group webinars

Broadcasting and Telecommunications 

01 May 2020
5g and health - separating fact and fiction
Phil Chadwick, EM Fields
Presentation | Additional questions answered

11 July 2019
Asbestos in the telecoms and broadcasting sector
Paul Clarke-Scholes, Global Environmental
Webinar Handout

03 November 2016
New legislation on Electromagnetic Fields – Control of EMF at Work Regulations (Part 1)
Julia Clark, linkmicrotek

04 May 2017
Control of Electromagnetic Fields at work regulations 2016 (Part 2)
Julia Clark, linkmicrotek


19 May 2015
Sun exposure and skin cancer
Paul Madgwick, Sun Safety UK

06 April 2017
How do workers know how to work safely
Alistair Gibb, Loughborough University

14 January 2016
Health risk management in construction
Melodie Gilbert, Park Health & Safety Partnership

15 September 2017
Eddie Woods, Karrdale

18 February 2016
New sentencing guidelines
Staffan Groch, DWF

14 December 2017
Learning from Tideway
Alistair Gibb, Loughborough University

15 March 2016
Manual handling hazards and the risks
Jane Beckmann, HSE

20 August 2018
Asbestos management part 1: In buildings
Graham O’Mahoney, Asbestos Training Ltd

30 June 2016
The science and art and influencing
Paul Hughes, Cranfield University

27 September 2018
A guide to respiratory protection
Gary Pharo, Sundstrom Safety

12 July 2016
Mates in Construction (MIC)
Martin Coyd OBE, Lend Lease

02 November 2018
Asbestos management part 2:- On site
Graham O’Mahoney, Asbestos Training Ltd

20 September 2016
Managing health risks in construction
Mike Slater, Past President, BOHS

17 May 2019
Asbestos management part 3: Ask the experts video
Graham O’Mahony, Asbestos Training Ltd and UKATA Craig Evans, UKATA

19 January 2017
I am communicating, you just aren’t listening!
Sue Farmer, Miradorus Ltd



06 October 2016
Setting up your own practice
James Bridgland, IOSH Consultancy Group committee member

08 February 2018
Consultants insurance
Nick Lunson, Arthur J Gallagher & Co

25 July 2018
Fire safety
Tony Bolder, Prismsafety

Tuesday 08 October 2019
Reducing the impact of business to business health and safety rules
Jeremy Bevan and Richard Plan, Health & Safety Executive

Tuesday 12 May 2020 
Consultancy terms and conditions: a review
Marie Kell, Andrew Jackson Solicitors LLP

Monday 22 June 2020
Supporting the health and wellbeing of employees with PAS 3002 
Phil Barwell, Amanda Spedding and Amanda Mathie, Alcumus ISOQAR

Friday 11 September 2020
HS Consultants Criminal Liability - an overview of issues
Matthew Breakell, Partner, DAC Beachcroft
A recording of this webinar is not available

Environmental Waste Management

22 May 2020
What does this group mean to you?
David Thomas, Group Chair

22 July 2020
Developing the case for enhanced landfill mining in the UK
Dr Stuart Wagland, Cranfield University

05 Aug 2020
Bioaerosols in waste management facilities
Dr Ikpe Ibanga, Lecturer in Health, Safety & Environmental Management at Greenwich University

19 Aug 2020
Green and Healthy Streets: Targets and timelines for zero emissions urban mobility in C40 cities
Kate Laing, Programme Manager, Zero Emission Areas
Transport & Urban Planning Initiative

23 September 2020
SWITCH Forum Update, aims and objectives and how it can support IOSH members
Alasdair Meldrum, Albion Environmental Ltd, and David Goodenough, SWITCH Forum

09 September 2020
Fallout from Covid 19 - challenges and solutions - a waste sector perspective
Stuart Hayward-Higham, Suez Recycling and Recovery

07 October 2020
Improved waste management on construction sites
Professor Billy Hare, Glasgow Caledonian University
Presentation | Q&A supplement

21 October 2020
H&S Leadership - when the buck stops with the manager
Stuart Spring, Brett Aggregates

11 November 2020
Stay Awake - Concentrate - Sleep - A vital factor risk factor to consider when designing work schedules and worker wellbeing
Emma Cook, Purely Balanced

25 November 2020
Partnership working in improving environmental sustainability
Paldeep Bhatti, Kent Resource Partnership (KRP)

09 December 2020
Sleepers in Waste Bins
Brian Shepherdson and Paul Wright, Biffa

05 May 2021
Releasing laboratory waste to the contractor - from the perspective of a waste store staff
Jing Wood, University of York

Financial Services

30 June 2017
Ergonomics and mental health for agile workers
Tony Bough and Katharine Metters

07 November 2017
CDM 2015 Regulations recording
Jason Williams, Crawford & Company

31 January 2018
Counting the cost (sentencing update for health and safety prosecutions)
Sally Roth, IOSH Financial Services Committee member

16 April 2018
Driver safety is your responsibility, how aware are you?
Andrew Drewary, Crawford & Company

Tuesday 08 October 2019
Reducing the impact of business to business health and safety rules
Jeremy Bevan and Richard Plan, Health & Safety Executive

Monday 23 November 2020
Social Media - helping you become a brighter brick in your world
Keith Lewis, Social Media Manager, Zurich UK

Friday 6 June 2021
Sight loss needn't mean job loss
Dan Williams, Visualise Training

Food and Drink Industries

12 April 2018
Respiratory sensitisers in bakeries
Pamela Brown, Allied Bakeries; Warren Pennington, HSE; Melissa Thompson, Safer Food Scores; and Sara Autton, Lesaffre UK & Ireland.

14 March 2019
Food and Drink Industry Awards 2019
Doug Russell, IOSH F&DI Group; Ben Martin, Greencore; and Simon Chamings, James Finlays

Thursday 04 April 2019
Industry awards 2019
Craig Foyle, IOSH, Linda Reinstein, ADAO and Jonathan Ford, BOHS

12 March 2020
Food and Drink Industry Awards 2020
Doug Russell, IOSH F&DI Group; Alison Wright and Richard Gould, Kettlby Foods; Esther Fernandez, Azucarera

17 June 2020
Practical ideas to make your business COVID secure
Pamela Brown, Allied Bakeries
Alison Wright, Samworth Brothers
David Chaplins, Quorn Foods

29 September 2020
Driver Safety - whose responsibility is it?
Charlotte Le Maire, DAC Beachcroft
Andrew Drewery, DAC Beachcroft / Road Safety Smart

Hazardous Industries

21 April 2021
Effective learning from incidents
Tijs Koerets, Operations Director, European Process Safety Centre (EPSC)
Presentation | The learning sheets resource | Process Safety Fundamentals resource

25 February 2021
Risk Assessment - don’t over focus on the process at the expense of the outcome
Ian Travers, Director, Ian Travers Limited

15 December 2020
The safety and challenges of Lithium-ion batteries
Nigel Blumire, NCEC

2 October 2020
Interfacing Process Safety with Business continuity and Organisational Resilience
David Evans, Director, Corpress LLP
Chris Lewis, Senior Crisis Management Consultant, Ricardo plc
Reference link: 
Consultation paper 19/32 December 2019; Financial Conduct Authority https://www.fca.org.uk/publication/consultation/cp19-32.pdf

10 May 2017
Process safety
Shailesh Purohit
Presentation - CSB safety video - HSE Buncefield explosion video - I could have saved a life today (Step in Change video)References links

Health and Social Care

09 September 2020
Wellbeing in a time of Covid 19
Jason Feavers, Cancer Research UK; Sharon Currie, Susan Gimson and Louise Stuart, Public Health Scotland
Presentation 1 | Presentation 2

22 February 2019
Violence in health and social care
Andrew Hynes, NHS

Logistics and Retail Group

April 2018
Load security
Imran Siddiqui and Nina Day, HSE

23 September 2020
Employability – skills and what employers are looking for
Tom Minshell, Team Leader, Principal People
Nazheef Bhad, Manager, Interim/Contract, Principal People
Lee Bennett – CMIOSH MMIRSM MCIEH – Vice Chair of Logistics and Retail Group and Health and Safety Manager, Retail

29 September 2020
Driver Safety - whose responsibility is it?
Charlotte Le Maire, DAC Beachcroft
Andrew Drewery, DAC Beachcroft / Road Safety Smart

26 April 2021
Personal Branding
Mike Roebuck, Consultant, Shirley Parsons
Reece Cherry, HSEQ Director, Yodel

26 May 2021
Manual Handling
Chris Quarrie, HSE Inspector, The Health and Safety Executive


06 July 2016
Creating resilience offshore
Jenny Lunt, J. Lunt Associates Ltd

07 December 2016
Human Factors Engineering
Tim Southam, Monaco Engineering Solutions

26 September 2018
You’re only doing stats
Jason Kennan, Boston Energy

18 June 2019
Offshore energy emergency response 
Peter Lowson, HM Coastguard

23 May 2019
The health of a Nation - a UK North Sea perspective webinar
Graham Furnace and Trevor Stapleton

19 May 2020
Managing workplace substance misuse - a guide for professionals
Trevor Hall, Hall and Angus

13 November 2020 - webinar
Human factors - the driving force in safety evolutionPresentationResource list
Dr Marcin Nazaruk, Baker Hughes

Public Services

22 December 2017
Contract management
Dr Clive Werrett, Worcester County Council, and Martin Fisher, Suffolk County Council


12 October 2017
Using the Railway Management Maturity Model (RM3)
John Gillespie

14 February 2018
Managing sleep and fatigue on railway projects
Judith Devlin, Morgan Sindall
Presentation - Additional questions answered

April 2019
Managing Fatigue
Dan Basacik, RSSB

November 2020

Challenges of Covid-19 and beyond
Ian Prosser CBE, HM Chief Inspector of Railways, ORR

Introducing the Rail Industries Health and Safety Strategy – collaboration in the making
Dr Ann Mills, Professional Head, Health Safety & Wellbeing, RSSB

Reducing the risk of track workers being struck by a train on Britain’s railways
Nick Millington, Safety Task Force Director, Network Rail

Safe and secure digital assets
George Bearfield, Director of Health and Safety, Rock Rail Holdings Ltd

Investigating the accident before it happens 
Simon French, Chief Inspector, RAIB

Learning from Ladbroke Grove
Greg Morse, Editor and Operational Feedback Lead, RSSB

Rural Industries

28 September 2020
Head to Tow Agricultural Safety and the Tilly Pass
Jane Gurney, Tilly Pass

05 June 2020
Practical steps to returning to work after lockdown – Part 2
Tim Lord and James Hick, The British Horse Society (BHS); Andy Stokes, RSPB; Melissa Boyes, Vulcan Inspection Services
Andy's presentation | Melissa's presentation

29 May 2020
Practical steps to returning to work after lockdown – Part 1
Andy Sloss & Bridget Holtom - Forestry and Land Scotland
Mike Barraclough - QBE Insurance
Craig Long - G’s Fresh Limited

Sports Grounds and Events Group 

28 April 2020
Stress Management in the Events Industry
Chloe Batchelor, MayDay


IOSH Switzerland Network

01 February 2018
Switzerland networking session – debut webinar
Craig Foyle, IOSH

25 June 2018
ISO 45001 – Evolution of OHSMSs
Richard Jones, IOSH

02 July 2018
Initial Professional Development and the route to Chartered status
Matthew Ottaway, IOSH

06 September 2018
CPD – Safeguarding and boosting your professional status
Matthew Ottaway, IOSH

06 November 2018
Making the safe way the simple way
James Pomeroy, Lloyds Register

28 November 2018
Slips trips and falls
Rob Shaw, Rob Shaw Associates Ltd

05 February 2019
Mind your own business
Andrew Sharman, RMS Switzerland

07 March 2019
IOSH Switzerland Network - Emotional resilience

26 June 2019
New approaches to managing backpain in the workplace
Pam Simpson, Work Fit MHS Ltd

Thursday 11 July 2019
HSE Megatrends
James Pomeroy, Lloyd's Register

Wednesday 04 December 2019
Asbestos exposure - The impacts of systematic failure
Michelle Twigg, Aggregate Industries

Tuesday 25 February 2020
IOSH Competency Framework - Enhancing the safety and health profession
David Gold, Vice President, IOSH
Presentation   Accompanying handout - The 69 Competencies

Thursday 26 March 2020
Crisis planning: steps taken to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 at ABB
Marc Vink, ABB

Wednesday 14 May 2020
The importance of communication as part of crisis management
Mick Ord, Mickord.com Ltd

Tuesday 20 October 2020
Influence, Innovate, Inspire- Fresh Thinking and Different Perspectives for Health & Safety
Jonathan Dempsey

Thursday 05 November 2020
Lagging Indicators Discussion
John Pares of Givaudan, Alberto Cusimano of Dupont, Richard Spitzer of Eaton

West Africa network

Ghana District

09 June 2020

Kayode Fowode, IOSH Vice President; Dapo Omolade, IOSH West Africa Network Committee Chair; Edward Debrah, Ghana Network Committee Chair; Chris Kurylek, IOSH Member Engagement Manager
Recording | Presentation

IOSH-led and research webinars

26 January 2021
IOSH Future Leaders Steering Group: One Question, 10 answers - our quickfire session

We’re shaking things up! Our Future Leaders asked one question to professionals with different outlooks – cognitive diversity in a nutshell. Spending 6 minutes with each panel member, sharing their outlook on what does the future OSH professional look like and see how each person responds independently.

James Macpherson, HSE Manager, Glass and Glazing Federation and IOSH Future Leaders Steering Group member

Joined by leading professionals in OSH including:

Chloe Hughes, Health and Safety Graduate, Rolls Royce and IOSH Future Leaders Steering Group member
Sunit Atwal, London Regional Health and Safety Manager, Unite Students and IOSH Future Leaders Steering Group member
Ruth Denyer, Head of Safety, Netflix
Jessy Gomes, Chief Visionary Officer and Founder, The Pracademic and IOSH Council Member
Jay Vekaria, HSE Manager, Visa
Sam Greensitt, Group HS&E Manager, Redrow Homes
Kaleem Mahmood, Associate in EH&S team,
CMS Jamie Sutherland-Pownall, Group H&S Lead, Slater and Gordon Lawyers (UK) and IOSH Council Member

16 December 2020
Future Leaders Steering Group: Finding your perfect OSH role: the skill and experience
Do you want to know what skills and experience you need to achieve that job offer for your perfect OSH role? The job market is constantly changing and there will always be competition from other OSH professional to get that role you want.

In this webinar we look at both the skills and experience needed to get that job and provide tips and tricks that could make you stand out from the crowd.

Philip Lancashire, Future Leaders Community Steering Group member, and Health and Safety Advisor at Games Workshop

Liam Tiddy, Head of Practice - Executive Search at Shirley Parsons HSEQ Recruitment
Duncan Spencer, Head of Advice and Practice at IOSH
Keith Lewis, Social Media Manager at Zurich Insurance UK

24 November 2020
Future Leaders Steering Group: Volunteering and safety and health in the community.
This session looks at the importance of health and safety in the community and why H&S professionals should get involved.

Hayley Wright, Steering Group member for the Future Leaders Community, and OHSE Audit & Assurance Lead at Defence Equipment & Support, Ministry of Defence

Jonathan Dempsey, Owner and Founding Director, Red Laces
Rachel Butler, Group HSSQ Manager, DeTrafford
Simon Bliss, Founder, Safety4Good

19 November 2020
Sustainable return to work in mental health issues; what works for whom?
This webinar shares recent research results on the topic of sustainable return to work following absence due to mental health conditions. 

Presentations | Resource 1 - Infographic | Resource 2 - Identifying RTW trajectories abstract | Resource 3 - To disclose or not to disclose abstract

Mary Ogungbeje, OSH Research Manager, IOSH 

Dr. Margot Joosen, Senior Researcher, Tranzo and Department of Human Resource Studies Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Tilburg University;
Dr. Jo Yarker, Senior Lecturer, University of London / Director at Affinity Health at Work; and 
Prof. Dr. Evelien Brouwers, Endowed Professor, Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Tilburg University


13 October 2020
Future Leaders Steering Group: Promoting mental health – how new OSH professionals can make an impact
First in a series of monthly webinars from the Steering Group for the IOSH Future Leaders Community. It will focus on the important topic of mental health in the workplace.

Robert Jukes, Future Leaders Community Steering Group and Health, Safety and Environment Manager at Wax Lyrical

Joe Donnelly, Board Member, Tackling Awareness of Mental Health Issues (TAMHI)
Rob Stephenson, Mental Health Campaigner and Founder/CEO of Form and InsideOut
Heather Beach, Founder/Managing Director, The Healthy Work Company
Liam Kelly, Future Leaders Steering Group and Environment, Health and Safety Manager, Trim Formworks

30 September 2020
ISO 45003 – The changing landscape for managing psychosocial risk
This webinar discusses the first international standard dealing with psychological health and safety/management of psychosocial risks in the workplace: ISO 45003

Dr. Ivan Williams Jimenez, Policy Development Manager, IOSH

Dr. Carlo Caponecchia, Senior Lecturer and Associate Dean Equity Diversity and Inclusion, Faculty of Science University of New South Wales (UNSW)

Dr Priya Ragunath, Head of Occupational Health and Environment Sector, Senior Principal Assistant Director Occupational Health Unit, Ministry of Health, Malaysia

Dr Aditya Jain, Associate Professor in Human Resource Management, Nottingham University Business School

Sapna Mahajan, Director, Prevention and Promotion Initiatives, Workplace Mental Health, Mental Health Commission of Canada

22 September 2020
IOSH Advice & Practice webinar: Managing safety in outsourced relationships
This webinar demonstrates how the frameworks developed from IOSH-funded research can be applied in practice to achieve improvements in contractor safety performance.

Colin Pilbeam, Reader in Safety Leadership, Cranfield University
Ken Anderson, Director of Governance UK&I, Siemens Energy Limited

15 September 2020
IPD - Safeguarding and boosting your professional status
This webinar provides an overview and practical advice on the Initial Professional Development (IPD) process.

08 September 2020
CPD - Safeguarding and boosting your professional status
This webinar outlines how to successfully complete your IOSH CPD, with hints and tips on your development plan, your CPD learning activities and information on support from IOSH for your CPD journey.

07 September 2020 
IOSH/WHO webinar: World Patient Safety Day 2020 “Health Worker Safety: A Priority for Patient Safety

Dr Neelam Dhingra, Unit Head, Patient Safety Flagship, WHO
Dr Ivan D. Ivanov, Team Leader, Occupational and Workplace Health, WHO

19 August 2020
Transition from veteran to a second career
James (Jimmy) Quinn, President Elect

Marc Roberts – ex Royal Engineer. Senior Health, Safety & Fire Consultant at William Martin Compliance Ltd
Louise Hosking, Managing Director, Hosking Associates
Josh Huggins, Director, Principal People, OSH recruitment (Principal People presentation)
Sarah Jones, Leadership, Team & Career Coach (IOSH Veterans Presentation)

Preventing Asbestos Exposure Risks
No Time to Lose, in partnership with Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization and the British Occupational Hygiene Society

Return to work after cancer webinar
Kate Field, IOSH

Healthy workplaces for all ages – European campaign
Judith McNulty-Green, IOSH

Demystifying the IOSH Qualification
Victoria Cook, IOSH

Research fund – Call for research proposals 2019
Mary Ogungbeje and Dr Ivan Williams Jimenez, IOSH