Ageing Workforce with IIRSM

SGWS are thrilled to welcome Jim Tassell to speak on the Ageing Workforce at our joint event with IIRSM on the 14th November at 2pm. Jim has had a varied and extensive career in safety. He reluctantly admits to having worked in enforcement, operational and strategic safety roles for over 40 years. These have included HSE Inspector, safety consultant and safety manager for a major retailer. For the past few years he has been back in Glasgow trying, not always successfully, to slow down. Jim will draw on his extensive experience and the findings of a substantial enquiry that he[…]

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Legal Update

SGWS are very pleased to welcome back Lindsay McNeill, who will give us a legal update. We meet at 2pm on the 10th October at the normal venue in RN145, West College Scotland. Lindsay joined BTO as a newly qualified solicitor in 2012, moving to Pinsent Masons in 2016. She returned to BTO in March this year as an Associate. Prior to joining BTO, Lindsay trained as a solicitor with the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service (COPFS) and worked on a number of high profile cases within the Proceeds of Crime Unit. Lindsay has represented clients in a wide[…]

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Health & Safety Scotland SEC 2018

Health & Safety Scotland SEC 2018

A new session of Safety Group West Scotland starts by helping to staff the SGUK Stand (HS145) on the 12th & 13th of September at the Health & Safety Scotland event at the SEC, Glasgow. We invite everyone in the Scottish H&S community to become more involved with the group. Please visit us during the two days with colleagues and friends.

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Jane Murdoch installed as Chair of SCoS

It is with great pride that we congratulate Jane Murdoch on her new position as Chair of the Scottish Chamber of Safety. SCoS was formed in 1952 as the coordinating body for the national safety groups that had arisen throughout Scottish Industry and has provided a strong voice for the safety profession for more than 65 years. Jane is a long term supporter of the Safety Groups movement, having been involved with SGWS for over 10 years. Well respected among the safety community for her passion and enthusiasm, you will find Jane at almost every safety event around the country.[…]

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