Health and safety events

Find out about upcoming events organised by HSENI, its partner organisations and relevant trade bodies.

Forklift truck and mechanical handling safety awareness seminar - 25 May 2017

Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council will be holding a seminar on forklift truck and mechanical handling safety awareness on 25 May 2017 at Mossley Mill, Newtownabbey.

This seminar aims to reinforce awareness about the dangers associated with forklift trucks and mechanical handling equipment, providing practical and helpful advice on what you, as an employer can do to improve safety in your workplace and reduce the likelihood of an accident. 

For more information and to book your place, contact Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council or download the event flyer:

Managing work-related stress and mental well-being workshops 2017/18

HSENI's Mental Well-being at Work Advisory Service is planning to hold workshops throughout 2017 on managing work-related stress and mental well-being at an organisational and individual level.  

An overview of HSE's Management Standards key elements for work-related well-being and the associated risk assessment approach will be outlined.  We will also provide guidance on how to use the approach in your organisation and give you the opportunity to explore its practical application.  

The workshops are free to attend and will take place at HSENI's headquarters at Ladas Drive, Belfast.

The workshop flyer provides a more detailed overview of what to expect. You can download a copy of the flyer along with a registration form at the following link:

The dates for the forthcoming seminars in 2017/18 are as follows:

  • Wednesday 17 May 2017
  • Tuesday 26 September 2017
  • Wednesday 29 November 2017
  • Wednesday 7 February 2018

You can register an interest to attend the seminars by completing a registration form and sending it to the mental well-being at work team at the following email address: