Thursday 21 March 2024

Venue:    Westmorland suite, Crooklands Hotel, Crooklands. Kendal, LA7 7NW

Speaker: Steven Boyd, Principal Inspector of Health and Safety, HSE, Carlisle

Steve’s presentation covered three main topics:

  1. Changes in HSE’s:
  • Strategic objectives.
  • The introduction of the Building Safety Regulator and
  • Structural changes to the way HSE organises workplace inspections and accident investigations.
  1. An update on HSE’s high priority inspection topics.
  2. A summary of higher profile health and safety cases in the NW and a discussion of key learning points from these prosecutions.

A summary of the meeting can be found here: 21 March 2024 VHK HSE update 2024

A read only copy of Steve’s presentation can be found here: 21 Mar 2024 SB HSE update 2024. PDF

HSE update 2024.