Occupational Safety and Health Newsletter


Sent on behalf of the National Health and Safety Function (NHSF), WHWU, HR Division


Dear Colleagues,


The 11th issue of the Occupational Safety and Health Newsletter is now available to read online.  This newsletter brings you the latest information, guidance and support available in the area of Occupational Safety and Health.  Click here for your copy.



Inside this Edition…


  • International Congress on Occupational Health, 2018
  • Corporate Safety Statement
  • Sleep
  • ERSI Research
  • HELP – how to get H&S support
  • Learn & Share
  • What’s New – policy and update releases
  • Manual and People Handling Policy
  • Bariatric Guidelines


Safety Alert


Also available is the newly released Safety Alert: Revised Compliance Requirements for Transport of Uncleaned Reusable Invasive Medical Devices (RIMD) by Road – Expiration of Competent Authority Exemption 03/2016 The Carriage of Uncleaned Medical Devices or Equipment.


The National Health & Safety Function publishes an OSH newsletter quarterly and if there are any issues or topics that you would like us to cover, please let us know by emailing lily.conway@hse.ie


You can also visit our web pages where you will find the latest safety and health information and advice – Go to: www.hse.ie/safetyandwellbeing.



The National Health and Safety Function

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