Overseas Operations Director, Ian Fyall, recently attended the IOSH safety networking seminar in Saudi Arabia, an event that brings together health and safety professionals from across the globe to discuss health and safety issues as well as best practice techniques.
The event took place on 9th May 2018 and saw countless professionals in attendance at the Holiday Inn Hotel in Al Khobar. Throughout the day delegates were able to listen to a number of talks from leading health and safety experts on topics including:
- Managing turnarounds safety
- Healthcare at remote industrial sites
- EHS audit and leadership
- Fall protection
- Fleet safety
- EHS training
IOSH is the world’s largest professional health and safety organisation with over 46,000 members globally, with the event open to both members and non-members.
Speaking of the event, Ian Fyall said: “the day provided a fantastic opportunity for like-minded people to meet, network and discuss best practice techniques. Simian’s remit is very similar to that of IOSH, to ensure that businesses worldwide are working safely and effectively so that risks are kept to a minimum. A great event all round and I hope attendees took away some valuable information to translate into their everyday working life.”
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