Webinars

Find out why you should tune in or take part in the Barbour webinar series from Stephen Reeve of ARMS Reliability and Sarah Hurcombe of Thames Water. Both of which use the webinars to communicate with their audience and boost learning within their teams respectively.

Next Webinar: Managing psychological health in the workplace: an introduction to the new international standard, ISO 45003

 

Join us for the May webinar with exert speaker Kate Field from BSI, taking place on Wednesday 19th May 1pm (BST) covering 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

Don’t miss your chance to hear about this new standard, Register now.

pollution

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.

Re-opening work after covid

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.

Wind turbine

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!
legislation update

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
compliance

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

In this free webinar, we discuss Environmental Accident Investigation.
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 below, we have launched a helpline and inviting practitioner’s to get in touch with their questions.

 

Click here to read the Q&A

 

water bottle covered by leaves affecting the environment

Watch the Environmental ‘Legislation’ 2020 Update Webinar

In this webinar, we identify and discuss some of the key planned environmental changes in 2020 and environmental compliance from a business perspective.

We cover a number of environmental ‘legislation’ 2020 update topics including:

  • The Environmental Bill
  • Legal developments in relation to plastic (including plastic packaging, the planned deposit return scheme and single-use plastic)
  • Consultations on changes to producer responsibility (in the areas of packaging waste, WEEE and batteries)
  • Consultation on changes to the MEES Regulations
  • The direction of travel at EU level including the EU green deal and the EU Circular Economy Roadmap

We will also be looking at how to comply from a business perspective:

  • Key criteria for businesses to evaluate compliance needs and associated obligations
  • Plastics – Impact of Legal compliance in relation to Recycled content Tax
  • Plastics – Extended Producer Responsibility and PRN from an industry perspective (including BPF & WRAP feedback) Decarbonisation in Packaging – Are all solutions equal and how can business help to overcome the minefield of perceived GHG and geographical/ political variations?
  • Recycling options for the future: what are industry doing to support the Net Zero ambition?

 

Webinar Question and Answer

 

 

Man driving safely

Watch the Driver Safety Webinar

How to put together a business case to improve your driver safety procedures, risks assessments for work driving and how sleep and fatigue can affect driver safety.

Topics covered:

  • Identifying and filling compliance gaps through safety risk assessment for work driving;
  • The business case for improved driver safety procedures;
  • Improved driver engagement, compliance and wellbeing through better safety policies;
  • How strong leadership is needed to deliver sustainable improvement;
  • A look at sleep statistics across the developed world and how sleep impacts health, safety and productivity;
  • A review of some key statistics on driver fatigue, the incidence and attitudes towards drowsy driving;
  • Tell-tale signs, effective and ineffective countermeasures to drowsy driving;
  • Why working hours are not sufficient alone and what you can do to combat this issue.
Books stacked on top of each other

Watch the October 2019 Legislation Update Webinar

Topics Covered

· Legislation update

· Mental health, What the law is, what the HSE focus is, what you be thinking about?

· How Brexit might affect existing health & safety legislation

· Food allergens, covering the recent Pret / Byron Burger cases and proposals by the Food Standards agency

· Fire safety breaches, tied into the proposed changes for building safety and fire safety following Grenfell and the Hackitt review

· Recent cases update