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Health and Safety – In Focus

Each month SHP Online will give a focus to a particular topic, offering feature articles, quizzes, resources and more.


Training and careers

To kick off January 2017 we will be looking at training and careers, with interviews from people who work across the globe, as well as having a look at second careers, new people in the profession and a word from the old-timers too!


Leaders in OSH

Our final focus of 2017 looks at the people who make our profession what it is; the leaders and influencers who put OSH at the heart of their organisation’s culture and who teach others to do the same. With interviews from Mike Robinson, Steve Perkins, Alan Murray, Anne Godfrey and many, many more…


Pioneering construction

November sees SHP celebrating all that is great about health and safety in the UK construction industry. Looking at innovation and excellence in diversity, mental health, technology, training and occupational health and wellbeing – this month is packed with articles including interviews and features from Crossrail, HS2 and Thames Tideway.


Legislation and Guidance

Throughout October SHP will be looking back over a year of significant change and looking forward at what is to come, in relation to health and safety legislation and guidance. As well as being able to download a full legislation update, you can attend a live webinar and read a large selection of articles from top health and safety lawyers.


Occupational health and wellbeing

With 1.2 million working people in GB suffering from a work-related illness, the cost is huge to businesses and individuals, both financially, mentally and physically. Join SHP as we put health and wellbeing under the spotlight throughout September.


Sports and events

From Wimbledon to Silverstone, Glastonbury to Rio – sports and events is an exciting and diverse area of health and safety. Risks, controls and considerations span public safety, noise, weather, vibration, the safety of performers and sportspersons, crowd control, security, emergency procedures, fire, welfare, and even terrorism. Throughout August SHP will fill your sporting days with all things safety and health.

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This month SHP is helping you to understand standards. Standards help businesses to work more efficiently and effectively, improving their performance, helping to reduce their risk and aiding businesses to become more sustainable. Whether it’s quality, environmental or occupational health and safety management, getting to grips with standards is vital for the OSH professional.


Safety & Health Expo

For June, SHP is focusing on Safety & Health Expo taking place at the ExCeL from the 21 – 23 June.

Find out who will be speaking at the event and sessions and theatres taking place throughout the three days.

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Facilities and Health & Safety

This month we will be looking at facilities management and health & safety.

Find out how the two professions fit together, including scanning for potential threats, the pillars of smart buildings and how the two fit together at Wembley Stadium.


Legislation & guidance

Each month in 2016, SHP will give a focus to a particular theme. This month we will be looking at recent changes to health and safety legislation and guidance.

Find out about new regulations and amendments coming into force, as well as a look back at CDM 2015 and how the sentencing guidelines are bedding in.


Careers and training

Each month in 2016, SHP will give a focus to a particular theme. This month we will be looking at career training and development.

By examining different routes into health and safety, this career zone will focus on IOSH, NEBOSH qualifications, the MSc route and a look at NVQs.


Mental Health

With Time to Talk day on the 4th February, this month’s focus is on mental health.

We will be covering articles from Mind, Time to Change, opinions from Crossrail on the subject of mental first aiders and an unmissable download from Barbour on managing mental ill health in the workplace.