Chronic disease & early death in construction workers - How can clients, designers and contractors prevent it, Liverpool

10 November, 2015 | 18:30 - 20:30

Find out what impact disease and early death rates have on the construction industry.
Find out what impact disease and early death rates have on the construction industry.

About this event

This will be about tackling the occupational ill-health burden in the GB construction industry with many of our construction workers developing illnesses or dying from occupational diseases every year (on average 20 tradespeople die every week from asbestos alone), and links to fresh campaigns by the HSE and IOSH started in 2014.

Speaker

  • Chris Hatton, HSE Inspector

Venue: James Parsons Lower Lecture Theatre, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool L3 3AF

Time: Refreshments will be served from 18:00 for a meeting start of 18:30

Organised by Merseyside Branch in conjunction with the Environment & Sustainability and Health & Safety Group (ESHSG) and IOSH.

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