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March 2018

Ill-treatment
Uncivil acts

The extent of ill-treatment, bullying and violence in Republic of Ireland workplaces is highlighted in new IOSH-sponsored research.

Leader interview
Waddah Ghanem, Emirates National Oil Company

The executive head of OSH at Dubai's state oil producer talks about resilient systems, promoting happiness and fighting forecourt fires.

Case study
Humber Bridge: open all hours

Maintaining the Grade 1 listed structure involves working round high wind speeds and 24/7 traffic flow.

Quality management
Learning from: quality managers

In our series on what OSH professionals can learn from other professions, we look at those who are responsible for minimising defects and ensuring improvement. 

Policy writing
Foundation documents

Whether it’s for your own organisation or someone else’s, we look at the essential components to include in a safety and health policy. 

Training Supplement
Training evaluation: Measures of success

Paul Smith explains why training evaluation is critical and how to build it in from the start. 

Training Supplement
Mobile learning: On the small screen

Julian Roberts looks at the potential for mobile phones and tablets to deliver OSH training. 

Training Supplement
Learning preferences: Style guide

Stephen Flounders says trainers have to be adaptable and use a range of techniques to meet different learners’ needs.