The links below will help you find important information and resources about the Health, Safety, Environmental Industry.
As the world's biggest professional health and safety membership organisation, we're the voice of the profession, campaigning on issues that affect millions of working people.
NEBOSH is a leading global brand in health, safety and environmental qualifications. Our internationally recognised qualifications help to raise the competence of safety and environmental professionals as well as individuals at all levels in the workplace.
National Compliance and Risk Qualifications – NCRQ – has been established by a number of leading experts in health and safety. This includes representatives of some of the UK’s largest employers, including the BBC, Royal Mail, Siemens plc, and local authorities, specialists from the Health and Safety Executive, legal experts, and academics.
The Health and Safety Executive is a UK government agency responsible for the encouragement, regulation and enforcement of workplace health, safety and welfare, and for research into occupational risks in Great Britain.
The British Safety Council is dedicated to making sure no-one is injured or made ill at work. This section covers who we are and what we stand for, how we work internationally, our people, success stories from organisations we’ve worked with, access to our digital archive and our media centre.
Training and Learning:
We offer a comprehensive suite of training and qualifications in health, safety and environmental management. We educate people all over the world to help them improve their knowledge and skills in health, safety and environmental management
The International Institute of Risk and Safety Management is a professional body that offers recognition, information and support to over 8,000 Members around the world in all areas of risk and safety management.
Whether you are new to risk management, an experienced risk and safety management practitioner or work in a related profession, membership of IIRSM will benefit you. IIRSM caters for individual and corporate professionals and specialist members in all sectors of industry related to risk management, ensuring excellent support and benefits to all of our members.
IIRSM was established in 1975 as a professional body for health and safety practitioners. It was created to recognise individuals and advance professional standards in accident prevention and occupational health throughout the world. We represent members in over 70 countries. The International Institute of Risk and Safety Management is an industry leader in delivering excellent services in the risk, health and safety management sector.
Here at RoSPA, we don't believe in wrong place, wrong time.
SHEILDS HEALTH & SAFETY
SHEilds was established in 1995 and by December 2002 SHEilds became incorporated in the UK and has grown into one of the largest NEBOSH health and safety training providers globally. SHEilds continue to use the same ethos throughout their development around the world.
Products and Services
SHEilds are a global leader in eLearning courses, specialising in Health Safety and Environmental qualifications. We are accredited by awarding bodies such as NEBOSH, City & Guilds, ProQual and ILM. SHEilds are also recognised as an IOSH-approved Training Provider for tailored courses.
Approved Course Provider for:
NEBOSH – The UK’s National Examination Board of Occupational Safety & Health.
City & Guilds – The City and Guilds of London Institute.
ProQual – Awarding Body recognised and approved by Ofqual.
ILM – The Institute of Leadership and Management.
IOSH – The Institute of Occupational Safety & Health.
The myosh HSEQ library includes resources that are publicly available from Work, Health and Safety Authorities around the globe. Our public library lists over 3,000 work, health and safety documents from across the globe.
The Health and Safety Authority (HSA)
The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) is the national body in Ireland with responsibility for occupational health and safety. Its role is to secure health and safety at work. It is an Irish state-sponsored body, established under the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act, 1989 and reports to the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation.
The Authority consults widely with employers, employees and their respective organisations. To help develop sound policies and good workplace practices, the Authority works with various Advisory Committees and Task Forces etc. which focus on specific occupations and hazards.
The HSA has overall responsibility for the administration and enforcement of health and safety at work in Ireland. The HSA monitors compliance with legislation at the workplace and can take enforcement action (up to and including prosecutions).
The HSA are the national centre for information and advice to employers, employees and self-employed on all aspects of workplace health and safety. The Authority also promotes education, training and research in the field.