The next Group Meeting will be on Wednesday January 8 at the ARCO NDC, Henry Boot Way, Hull, HU4 7DY commencing at 13.00 for registration and coffee. Meeting starts at 13.30.

The topic for this meeting is Mental Health & Occupational Well Being.


PROGRAMME for 2020

Meetings will take place at the ARCO NDC, Henry Boot Way, Hull, HU4 7DY, unless otherwise stated.



Title Topic
8 January Group Meeting Mental Health & Occupational Well Being
4 March Group Meeting When the HSE Inspector calls
8 April Seminar (13.00 start) Risk Assessments and more
6 May AGM / Group Meeting AGM / Inductions
1 July Group Meeting

Please note change of venue

Tour and talk about the offshore industry – Bostonair Group, Norwood House, Norwood, Beverley, HU17 9ET
2 September Group Meeting Permit to work and lock-out systems
8 October Seminar (Full Day)

(9.30 start)

Health Risks at Work [Mental Health]
4 November Group Meeting Update on the CDM Regulations
9 January Group Meeting Gas Cylinder Safety

Report from Barry Clinch of The Awards Committee

Safety Performance Award Winner

Daifuku Logan

Commended for their zero accident strategy;

Focus on identifying near misses and observation of potential accident situations; setting clear standards; and strong top down safety leadership.

Environment Award Winner

St Stephen’s Shopping Centre

Commended for almost zero carbon emissions; massive reduction in energy consumption and water reduction; on site recycling; green roof; and bug hotel.

Arco Award Winner

Bericap UK Ltd

Commended for their machine layout best practice; MEWP’s high level access procedures; risk assessments and hazard identification programmes.

President’s Award

The Sewell Group

For its unstinting support of the HOHSG through all the Group’s trials and tribulations in recent years. Truly a Good Samaritan.

Individual Award

Colin (and Linda) Smith

For keeping the group running smoothly over many years. Without them the group would have long ago floundered.



Upcoming Events
1:00 pm March Group Meeting
March Group Meeting
Mar 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
When the HSE Inspector calls
HSE Bulletins