Health & Safety Conference and Awards
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Health & Safety Conference and Awards

Wednesday 13 November 2019, 30 Euston Square, London NW1 2FB


Clearer, Simpler, Smarter


10:15 hours   Registration and Exhibition

MPA Health & Safety Conference sponsored by the Industrial Diagnostics Co Ltd

11:00 hours   Welcome | Julian Worricker, BBC Presenter

11:05 hours   Opening Address | Martin Riley, Chairman MPA

11:15 hours   Safer & Healthier by Leadership – what have we learned so far? | Darren Broadhead, Broadhead Global 

11:45 hours   Interactive Panel Session 1 | Isolation – converting the message into practice | Panellists: Gary Langton, Brett Aggregates; Adam Green, Tarmac and Andy Taylor, CEMEX

12:15 hours   Communications – Clearer, Simpler, Smarter: Lessons from Piper Alpha | Steve Rae, Step Change in Safety

12:45 hours   Interactive Panel Session 2 | Zero Harm – viewpoint from other industries | Panellists: Rachel Butler, DeTrafford; Trevor Stapleton, Oil & Gas UK and Steven Van Niekerk, HS1 Limited

13:15 hours   Lunch and Networking sponsored by the Industrial Diagnostics Co Ltd


MPA Health & Safety Awards

14:15 hours   Introduction | Julian Worricker, BBC Presenter

14:20 hours   Keynote Address | Surviving the Death Zone | Jake Meyer, World-record breaking mountaineer and adventurer

14:50 hours   Presentation of Awards

  • Bitumen, Asphalt and Contract Surfacing | Eurobitume UK Trophy sponsored by Eurobitume UK
  • Worker Involvement | TUC Trophy sponsored by LKAB Minerals Ltd
  • Transport | Blue Circle Trophy sponsored by John Brooks TMR
  • Occupational Health and Well Being | Wimpey Minerals Trophy
  • Contractor Safety | BACMI Trophy sponsored by Mentor Training Solutions

15:30 hours   Showcase

15:35 hours   Presentation of Awards

  • Engineering Initiatives | MPA Trophy sponsored by Hycontrol
  • Reducing Occupational Road Risk | TfL Trophy sponsored by EPC-UK
  • Behavioural Safety; Safety Culture; Leadership Management | MPQC Trophy
  • Recognition of contributions by individuals in award submissions
  • MPA Special Awards
    • Sir Frank Davies Trophy sponsored by 3M | Health & Safety Achievements for companies with fewer than 1000 employees 
    • John Crabbe Trophy sponsored by Avetta | Outstanding Excellence in Health & Safety

16:15 hours   Closing Remarks | Nigel Jackson, Chief Executive MPA

16:30 hours   Close 


Programme is subject to amendment.