Health and safety events

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

WISHNI Ambassador Awards and seminar - 8 March 2017

The Waste Industry Safety and Health forum (WISHNI) will be presenting the 2017 Ambassador Awards on Wednesday 8 March at the Dunsilly Hotel, Antrim.

The WISHNI Ambassador Awards recognise employers for their contribution to health and safety in the waste and recycling industry.

This event will also include a health and safety seminar which will focus on:

  • general health and safety in Northern Ireland's waste sector
  • management of all round visibility of vehicles
  • integration of health and safety into the business process
  • fire safety in the waste industry
  • route risk assessment

Fore more information and how to register, please download the event flyer:

Asbestos seminar - 22 March 2017

HSENI in partnership with CITB NI will hold a half day seminar for organisations who are involved in the planning, organisation or removal of asbestos which requires a licenced contractor.  

This seminar will not cover any topics relating to the management of asbestos containing materials in buildings.  

The programme and seminar registration form is available from the following link:

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

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:

Although there are no confirmed dates for seminars at present you can register an interest to attend future events by contacting the mental well-being at work team at the following email address: