Over 7,600 people die each day from work-related accidents or diseases - that’s over 2.78 million every year. The burden of occupational injuries and diseases is significant, both for employers and the wider economy, resulting in losses from early retirements, staff absence and rising insurance premiums.
Our February Lunch and Learn session welcomed Viv Russell of Longcliffe Quarries Limited to provide an insightful look into workforce engagement and the evolving role of safety committees.
The IQ Academy webinar series returned for 2019 with Colin Nottage from IMG to take a look at incident investigation and what positives can be taken away from these events, helping to safeguard against future occurrences.
Andy Sales of BDS Marketing Research joined us for our IQ Academy Lunch and Learn session for December, concluding our 2018 webinar series.
Clive Mitchell from the British Geological Survey joined us for our November IQ Academy webinar covering data in the palm of your hand – mobile, digital and 3D geology.
Our IQ Academy webinar for October reviewed the transitional arrangements & new requirements for abstraction licensing with James Dodds of Envireau Water. We took a look at what has been learned so far this year and focused on what you need to do NOW to make sure that you hit the looming deadlines.
Our Lunch and Learn session for September took a look at Creating Wellbeing with Dr Carolyn Yeoman, Organisational Psychologist and Operations Director of OCAID Wellbeing Limited.
Our very own Head of Educational Development, Julian Smallshaw, joined us for our August IQ Academy Lunch & Learn session, which focused on empowering people through great leadership.
Our IQ Academy lunch and learn session for July welcomed Nick Peatling of NIRAC to provide us with an insight into the basis of plant design. With over 35 years’ experience in the quarrying industry, Nick originally apprenticed as a draughtsman, his development has seen him use these skills as a Contracts Engineer and later as an Engineering Director.
Our Lunch and Learn session for June welcomed Anthony Elgey of MP Futures.