Industry Webinars

Life after lockdown: Protecting Your Employees in the Workplace and at Home

In our next webinar taking place on Wednesday 15th September at 1pm, Nick Wilson and James Tamm from Ellis Whittam will cover your obligations and the practicalities of keeping your employees safe after the pandemic – whether in the office or working from home.

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Watch the Life After Lockdown: Protecting Your Employees in the Workplace and at Home Webinar

During this free one-hour webinar, we cover your obligations and the practicalities of keeping your employees safe after the pandemic – whether in the workplace or working from home. We explore: The legal implications of flexible and hybrid working; Legal obligations for homeworkers; How to conduct a suitable and sufficient homeworking risk assessment; DSE implications: what is reasonable?; How to ensure the workplace remains safe; Dealing with employees who refuse to be vaccinated; Keeping vaccine status records; Dealing with rules around face masks and testing; Dealing with people who are refusing to return to work on health & safety grounds

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Watch the Harnessing a Hybrid Working Model Webinar

During this free seminar, we will explore how you can make hybrid working work for your business in a compliant manner and, help you to consider whether it’s the right model for you. This 1-hour interactive session will cover: How to ensure alignment with your organisational values, aims and objectives, Key considerations for employers, Why one size does not fit all, Practical suggestions, Legal considerations, Does Health & Safety still apply, What equipment do you have to provide and and What does the law say from a Health & Safety perspective.

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Watch An introduction to the new international standard, ISO 45003 Webinar

We have invited expert speaker Kate Field from BSI to cover the following topics;

  • Background to the development of the standard, including which organizations can use it
  • The relationship between ISO 45001 and ISO 45003
  • The structure and key highlights of the standards

You can download the full Q&A here.

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Watch The Environmental Legislation 2021 Update webinar

In this webinar, you’ll hear from expert speakers Martin Baxter, Director of Policy and External Affairs at IEMA and Begonia Filgueira, Partner Acuity Law and MD ERIC Group Ltd on the following topics; The Environment Bill including long-term legally binding targets, New ‘green watchdog’ – the Office for Environmental Protection, Policy Statement on Environmental Principles, 6th Carbon Budget and Corporate reporting.

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Watch the April 2021 Legislation Update webinar

Our April 2021 Legislation Update webinar will provide an update on health & safety legislation, including the latest advice on staying within the laws on Covid-19, staff returning to the workplace, vaccination requirements and how far do you have to go on social distancing arrangements.

Fire safety

What these Bills mean to you: Fire and Building Safety Webinar

In this webinar, we have Matthew Canham from the National Fire Chiefs Council covering The Fire Safety Bill and The Building Safety Bill, and answering your burning questions on these topics.

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Watch the Environmental Legislation in 2021: Preparing for a “ground-breaking” Environment Act and other key developments Webinar

In this webinar, we identify and discuss some of the key planned environmental changes in 2021 and environmental compliance from a business perspective. We will cover the following:

  • The Environment Bill: is this the “ground-breaking” legislation the Government has promised?
  • UK REACH: the new regime for chemicals regulation
  • Carbon law: the return of UK ETS and the growing focus on carbon reporting
  • Air quality, water quality and waste management: a new approach post Brexit?

Download webinar slides here.

Mental Heath in the workplace

Supporting your employee’s mental health during the Covid-19 pandemic webinar

Rob Stephenson and Heather Beach are two of the leading lights in the mental health and wellbeing world and we are delighted to bring you this session where they will pass on their wisdom to you in terms of structuring your programme to support your employees in this difficult time. Highly practical, this session will give you some actions you can take in the short, medium and long term. An overview of what we will be covering includes:

  • The WHY and how to inspire your senior team with the WHY
  • The basics of your training needs analysis and some really quick wins
  • The form score and how you can use it to improve psychological safety – you will get a chance to test it out live!
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Watch the October 2020 Legislation Update Webinar

Health and safety law and securing compliance remains to be an ever-important and far-reaching area, particularly now in light of Covid-19. Specialist regulatory law practitioners, Kizzy Augustin, Partner at Russell-CookandSimon Joyston-Bechal, Director of turnstone Law, will provide an update on topical issues, such as:

  • Returning to the workplace in times of Covid-19
    • Important issues to address and where are we with Covid-19 investigations or prosecutions so far?
  • The Fire Safety Bill 2020 / Building Safety Bill 2020
  • Workplace mental health and wellbeing, particularly with World Mental Health Day on 10 October 2020
    • Impact of Covid-19
    • What are workplaces doing to raise awareness and support employees?
    • Relevant cases involving workplace stress and wellbeing issues
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Watch the 45001 and an approach to Legal Registers webinar

Fill out this form and discover all of this:

  • Introduction to ISO 45001 –what it covers and how it compares with OSHAS 18001, plus a reminder on migration deadline
  • Who’s using ISO 45001 –the types and geographical location of companies
  • Why are organisations using ISO 45001? The role of ISO 45001 in support of trade, SDGs, global pandemics and organizational resilience
  • You’ve got ISO 45001 –how do you keep it? Some non-conformity trends
  • Developing your legal register –the good, the bad and the ugly
  • Legal and other requirements compliance. Vs. ISO 45001 conformance
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Watch the Environmental Accident Investigation Webinar

Leading environment, health and safety lawyer Kevin Elliott (Partner at Eversheds Sutherland) and award winning Barrister Chris Badger (6 Pump Court) will offer practical guidance and provide a fascinating insight into managing an environmental incident, from handling the regulators at the outset through to mitigating the environmental harm and managing the media.
Areas to be covered:

  • Legislative framework
  • Powers of regulators
  • Importance of being prepared in advance
  • Mitigating environmental harm
  • Approach to the regulator
  • Enforcement
  • Media management
  • Sentencing

 

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Watch The April 2020 Legislation Update Webinar

Our specialist health and safety lawyer speakers will provide an update on topical Health and Safety law issues, including:

-Managing difficult decisions relating to COVID-19

-Working from home, including 3rd party safety risks

-Legal developments within fire safety in 2020

-Update on food safety legislation

 

Due to popularity and high volume of questions from the session, some of which have been answered in the Q&A here: Click here to read the Q&A