IOSH Senior Executives and Directors Workshop

Description

You need this course if you are a senior executive and need an understanding of the safety and health issues you face; or you wish to review management policies and strategies, and, where necessary, introduce changes to operate more safely

What you will learn

You will learn...

  • that health and safety is a main line management function, emanating from the top and descending through management layers
  • the financial implications of accidents and ill health caused by working conditions
  • to identify current legislation and other regulations relevant to the particular workplace including; the Health and Safety at Work Act and the Management of Workplace Health and Safety Regulations
  • the penalties for offences related to health and safety legislation, including the concept of corporate manslaughter

          - the significance of documentation and procedures to satisfy legislation
          - the law’s shift in emphasis to a non-prescriptive approach based on the assessment of risk in terms of best current              practice
          - basic principles of risk assessment and how to identify the root causes of accidents
          - the need to appoint competent people to advise on the health and safety function

Further information

LRQA
Provider:
LRQA
Duration:
1 Day
Price:
-
Availability:
On demand
Course type:
Classroom
Locations:
Aberdeen, BEDFORD, Birmingham, BIRMINGHAM, Bristol, Cambridge, Coventry, Cranage, Daventry, EDINBURGH, Glasgow, Leeds, London, LONDON, Mansfield, Milton Keynes, Newcastle upon Tyne, Nottingham, Reading, Redbourne, Southampton, SOUTHAMPTON, Steventon, STRATFORD-UPON-AVON, Swindon, Weston, York

Contact Information

LRQA

Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance Limited (LRQA), 1 Trinity Park,
Bickenhill Lane
Solihull, Birmingham
B37 7ES

Credentials

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