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Birmingham Health, Safety and Environment Association
Established 1930


Looking Back Moving Forward

Construction Safety in the West Midlands -60 Years and Counting

Wednesday 22 April 2015

Aim of the Symposuim

This is one of a series of free partnership events run by the industry for the industry, as part of the UK-wide Working Well Together (WWT) campaign. This anniversary event coincides with 60 years of Birmingham Health, Safety and Environment Associationís Construction Section; 40 years of HSE; and 16 years of WWT campaign aimed at promoting awareness of health and safety in construction, particularly in small and medium enterprises. The seminar will look at the challenges ahead and innovative ways to continue the excellent work done in improving health and safety within the construction industry.

Programme    Biopics of Speakers    BHSEA 'Working Well Together' Video


How did we do it - NIA case study (John Mensforth - BAM) download
CDM Update (Tony Mitchell - Principal Inspector, HSE) download     [Summary of presentation given at the March 2015 BHSEA meeting download]
The Legal View - Impact of CDM changes in light of past cases (Sean Elson - Solicitor, Pinsent Masons LLP) download
Competent Workforce (Lee Fisk - HS & E Strategy Manager, CITB) download
Leadership & Employee Engagement (Lizz Fields - Pattinson - JOMC) download
Working Safely at Height (Chris Kendall - Access Industry Forum) download
Health in Construction (Sally Clayton - Commercial and Global Marketing Director, JSP) download

Additional Information

HSE: Health and safety in the construction industry webpages
HSE: Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 guidance on regulations
HSE: Construction (Design and