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South and West Wales Safety Group are celebrating 75 years of safety excellence and are having a Give 75 Campaign to celebrate this milestone in their history. Full details are available on their website including a Pledge form to download. Please do what you can to support this campaign to help improve safety, health and wellbeing in local communities and workplaces.
50 years safer
Over 40 people gathered at the Hereford Town Hall on the evening of 25th April to mark 50 years since the establishment of the Herefordshire Health and Safety Group. At the event four organisations which have been members of the Group since its foundation were presented with special certificates.
(left to right)
David Spencer and Paul Eaton (Painter Brothers), Stuart Griffiths (HGTA), Jack Nicholls (Guest Speaker), Norman Stevenson (Safety Groups UK), Tim Harrison (Haigh Engineering), Debra Baldwin (Hereford & Ludlow College), Alan Jones (HGTA).
Photo taken by Gavin Allen of Glideology
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The LOcHER Steering Group and pupils who have undertaken LOcHER projects visited the Scottish Parliament on 7th March.
Click here for images from the very interesting evening kindly hosted by Clare Adamson MSP.
There is sad news from the Cardiff Safety Group. Chris Johns, their long serving secretary, has passed away following a long illness.
His funeral will be held at 1.15pm Wednesday 21st March in Coychurch Crematorium, Bridgend CF35 6AB.
SGUK extend their sincere condolences to his family at this saddest of times.
Don't forget - Safety Groups who are members of SGUK receive complimentary membership of RoSPA.
Groups receive the full membership package including twelve copies per year of RoSPA's Occupational Safety & Health Journal as well as 'Safety Express'. They are also entitled to discounts on RoSPA products and services and can make use of RoSPA's Infocentre. They are also entitled to use the RoSPA affiliation logo free of charge
Safety Groups may use the RoSPA Affiliated logo on the following:
- Certificates (subject to RoSPA Approval)
- Annual Report
Should you wish to use the logo for anything other than the above, you will need to contact the RoSPA Marketing Department on 0121 248 2128.
Group members are invited to sign up to RoSPA's E-bulletins: www.ebulletins.rospa.com/osh.
These free monthly e-bulletins include the latest news and views. As affiliated members of RoSPA, members of Safety Groups are being given access to further RoSPA E-Bulletins on a wide variety of occupational health and safety topics.
Please contact us if you have any questions about your Group's RoSPA membership
ALSO, IF YOUR CONTACT DETAILS HAVE CHANGED RECENTLY, PLEASE LET US KNOW SO THAT THESE CAN BE UPDATED.
From 1st February 2018 Swansea and West Wales Occupational Safety Group will have a new working name:
SOUTH AND WEST WALES SAFETY GROUP
Many congratulations to all the winners at the Alan Butler and Maurice Adamson Awards Ceremony at the House of Lords on Monday 29th January. Take a look at the Awards section for some photographs from the day.
Click here to read the Welcome given by Norman Stevenson, Chair of SGUK
Last few places remaining for Alan Butler Awards Ceremony and Luncheon at House of Lords on Monday 29th January.
Email email@example.com for further information and a booking form.
A Happy & Safe New Year 2018