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Returning to work and the new normal

About this event

The dramatic impact of COVID-19 on day-to-day office operations has highlighted the vulnerabilities in the office environment. Moving forward - office management will need to make changes to protocols to implement the ‘new normal’ to ensure a new safe working environment for employees.

Learn how to:

  • Plan for effective approaches to return to work within what will become a “new normal”
  • Risk asses approaches protecting/promoting the health, safety and well being of employees
  • Implement strategies intended to protect workforce health and maintain productivity 

Talking points will cover:

  • Introducing the SOM toolkit
  • How the Corona-19 virus spreads – fundamental to the risk assessment
  • Workplace anxiety
  • Five steps to Risk assessment

Hosted by

  • Guest speaker
    Prof. Anne Harriss President @ The Society of Occupational Medicine

    Anne is a Fellow of the Royal College of Nursing, Hon Fellow of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine and both a Principal Fellow and National Teaching Fellow of the Higher Education, and has contributed to the development of public/occupational health initiatives nationally and internationally

  • Guest speaker
    Dr. Karen McDonnell Occupational Health & Safety Advisor/ Previously Head of RoSPA Scotland @ RoSPA

    A Chartered Fellow of IOSH, Karen is a member of IOSH Edinburgh Branch Executive, chairs Professional Organisations in Occupational Safety and Health (POOSH) Scotland & represents the POOSH Scotland membership on the Partnership on Health and Safety in Scotland Committee and POOSH UK.

  • Guest speaker
    Graham Shaw Lecturer, Internal examiner on MSc/MRes programmes - NEBOSH @ RoSPA /Hull University

    Has been involved with the Hull University BSc in Health and Safety since its conception and currently a tutor and internal examiner on the Health, Safety and Environmental Masters (MSc/MRes) programmes - delivered in Collaboration with NEBOSH.

  • Guest speaker
    Nick Pahl CEO @ The Society of Occupational Medicine

    CEO of the Society of Occupational Medicine (SOM) and a Board member of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health, previously CEO of the British Acupuncture Council, with senior posts in the NHS, & Marie Stopes International.

Messe Frankfurt Middle East

Messe Frankfurt is the world’s largest trade fair, congress and event organiser with its own exhibition grounds with over 2,600 employees at 30 locations.

The Group’s Dubai-based subsidiary, Messe Frankfurt Middle East, currently organises 16 trade fairs & a series of conferences across the region.