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Ocupational Health & Wellbeing in the Workplace

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Bank House Hotel

Bransford

Worcester

WR6 5JD

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This free event is aimed at the small to medium sized construction businesses although all are welcome.

The structure of the construction industry, with high levels of sub-contracting, transient working patterns and a highly competitive climate, presents particular challenges regarding how health and wellbeing improvements can be achieved. However, awareness of the issues and challenges is essential to ensure that sustainable and achievable Health and Wellbeing approaches are developed and opportunities to create real change are not wasted.

This free half day event will provide self-employed builders and small construction companies with practical up-to-date information, support and advice.

The information given on the day will help you understand how Occupational Health and Wellbeing can have an impact on your working career including those you employ and the importance good health can play on the overall safety culture in today’s modern construction environment.

Topics covered will include: The effects of Stress in Construction and the power of mindfulness. Recognising the impact physical and mental wellbeing can have on worker productivity and out puts. The benefits Occupational Health Monitoring can bring to your business. The topics covered will provide with the tools and resources available to assist and support your organisation.

The event will consist of information and details from Industry professionals with the opportunity to ask questions, and increase your awareness from those within the industry as well as the HSE.

Whether you are a self-employed, an employer or run a small building company this free event is a must to attend and booking early is recommended, so please BOOK NOW by selecting the green 'Register" link at the top right of this page.


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8.00 - 8.30 Registration with free refreshments Tea / Coffee and butty egg or bacon sandwich

8.30 - 8.50 Welcome/housekeeping & opening remarks by Hereford & Worcester WWT Group Chairman

Andy Rippington

8.50 - 9.30 HSE – Mark Ashby Stress in Construction

9.30 - 9.55 Andy Wheeler Carillion - An Employers perspective Health like Safety”?

9.55 - 10.10 15 mins comfort break

10.10 - 10.40 Vaijayanti Drumm - Drumm Training and Consultancy Mental Health Wellbeing

10.40 - 11.10 Jane Stevenson Director of Workplace Well Being

11.10 - 11.35 Andy Dean (Building Site to Boardroom) BS2B Mindfulness

11.35 - 12.05 Dave Garton – CH2M Worcestershire Works Well Tool Kit

to support Health & Well Being in the workplace

12.05 - 12.15 Open Questions & Answers?

12.15 - 12.30 Andy Rippington Closing Summary & Remarks

You will be asked at the end of the event to complete a feedback form to receive a certificate of attendance toward your Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Free onsite parking is available; we encourage car sharing wherever possible

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