West of Scotland Branch events

Welcome to the events section of the West of Scotland Branch.

Our afternoon meetings are at Hampden Park Stadium, Glasgow G42 9BA (Satnav G44 4QG) and our evening meetings at Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA. We provide light refreshments between the two sessions.

Visitors and guests are always welcome at our meetings.

We always welcome suggestions for events. Please give them to any member of our committee.

For more information please contact the Branch Secretary (secretary-westofscot@ioshnetworks.co.uk)


Upcoming events


26 September Hampden Park Stadium

13:00 Legal update - BTO Solicitors

14:00 Dog bites! – Lorna McBreen and Tony Wylie (SSE)


31 October Hampden Park Stadium

13:00 Welding - Claire Walsh (BAE Systems)

14:00 LEV and its common shortcomings - Kenneth MacKenzie (AES)


21 November Perth Racecourse

IOSH Scotland Conference (details to be announced)


28 November Glasgow Caledonian University

17:00 Fire Safety in a University context - Wesley Boulstridge (Strathclyde University)

18:00 Fire law update - Katherine Metcalfe (Pinsent Masons)




30 January Hampden Park Stadium

13:00 Question Time

14:00 Informal CPD/IPD session


27 February Glasgow Caledonian University

17:00 Themed presentations on security – speakers TBA.



6 March Hampden Park Stadium

A morning with Eddie Woods and the Karrdale team

(there will be a charge for this event)


26 March (joint with IEMA) Hampden Park Stadium

13:00 Use of drones in surveys - Malcolm Donald (Plowman Craven)

14:00 Immersive technology - Jack Mitchell (BAM Nuttall)


30 April Hampden Park Stadium

13:00 New ideas – Eddie Woods

14:00 Branch AGM – A member of the IOSH Presidential Team

18:45 Certificate of Merit Awards and Dinner - Speaker to be announced


28 May Venue TBC

13:00 Mental Health First Aid – Karen Morrison

14:00 Speaker TBC



Date TBC – a visit to Nationwide Platforms


All events