Previous Meetings

Date Event Location

14 May 2019

Tour of University of Northampton – Gary O’Rourke Bob
New UoN site at Riverside

9 April 2019

First Aid and Mental Health – TBC
This meeting will also include the AGM which was postponed from the previous meeting –
NCCC – Angel Square

12 March 2019

The waste industry and the current Landfill arrangements – Speaker Wayne Denton from BIFFA Northampton College
Booth Lane

12 February 2019


Fire Update – PAS 7 (Dave Thorpe – FSO from BHF)Note – AGM postponed to March meeting Shoosmiths, The Lakes, Bedford Rd, Northampton NN4 7SH
8 January 2019
8 January 2019
FORS (Fleet Operation Recognition Scheme – Jim Wright, Logistics Consultant) Shoosmiths, The Lakes, Bedford Rd, Northampton NN4 7SH
Shoosmiths, The Lakes, Bedford Rd, Northampton NN4 7SH
11 December 2018
Christmas Function
If you are interested in joining us, please confirm names of those attending and your menu choices to Sue by close of play 30th November 2018
The Spencer Arms, Northampton Road, Chapel Brampton,
Northampton, NN6 8AE
21 November 2018


  Exec Meeting BHF


13 November 2018 5:45pm 13 November 2018 5:45pm “Healthy building, Health Workforce” – Ian Neville from Vent-Axia NCC

Angle Street



9 October 2018 5:45pm Legal Update NOSHEA legal update Oct 2018 Amanda – Shoosmiths
11 September 2018 Meeting Cancelled
4 September 2018 Exec Meeting BHF Offices
August 2018 No Meeting
10 July 2018 5:45pm 10 July 2018 5:45pm Food Safety presentation, Karen Meadows, from Safety in Action Amanda – Shoosmiths Amanda – Shoosmiths
12 June 2018 5:45pm Pest Control – Front Row Environmental, Speaker Martin Hines has over 25 years experience in pest control Gary – Northampton College Booth Lane, NN3 3RF
5 June 2018 5:30pm Exec Meeting Andrea – BHF Offices
8 May 2018 5:45pm DSE (What’s new?) – The Research and Future of DSE
Peter Kinselley From Cardinus
Cardinus is a leading health, safety and risk management specialist icoh 2018 presentation 
Amanda – Shoosmiths
17 April 5:30pm Exec Meeting BHF
 10 April 5:45pm Visit to 1 Angel Street 1 Angel street
13 March 2018 5:45pm British Transport Police (Personal Safety Trains in the public domain – Trains) Northampton College, Booth Lane, NN3 3RF
21st February 2018 Exec Meeting Andrea – BHF Offices
13 February 2018 5:45pm
 Fleet Driver Safety –Speaker

Nick Lloyd is RoSPA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents) Road Safety Manager for England

He has over 25 years of road safety experience having previously been Head of Road Safety at Staffordshire County Council where he was responsible for Road Safety Education, Accident Analysis, Speed Camera, Local Safety Schemes and Sustainable Travel programmes. Further Information

Shoosmiths, The Lakes, Northampton NN4 7SH
9 January 2018 5:45pm AGM followed by Live Well Work Well – The British Heart Foundation’s approach to mental health and wellbeing. Noshea  AGM Agenda 2018 – DMS-12420712 – v1.0 Noshea AGM Minutes 090118 (002) – DMS-12589639 – v3 Andrea – BHF Offices
12 December 2017 7pm Christmas Function “The Althorp Coaching Inn” This years Christmas event we encourage members to bring a guest along. Names to Ian please, Christmas Menu 17 Ian
14 November 2017 5:45pm Legal Update – Note AGM postponed until January Amanda – Shoosmiths
10 October 2017 5:45pm Waste and Environmental Impact and anaerobic digesters, Jenny Chandler, Major Business Development Manager from BIFFA Waste and Environmental Impact and anaerobic digesters presentation Bob, Northampton College, Booth Lane, NN3 3RF
12 September 2017 5:45pm 12 September 2017 5:45pm Noise – can you use Headphones to combat noise Speaker is Shaun Knott from Cassella Instruments who is a nationally recognised expert in the field of noise assessment and monitoring Gary, Northampton College, Booth Lane, NN3 3RF

The group listening to Shaun for over 2 hours of excellent entertainment – wasn’t it meant to be Health and Safety!!

Gary, Northampton College, Booth Lane, NN3 3RF
5 September 2017 5:30pm  Exec Meeting  Amanda, Shoosmiths
August 2017 No Meeting
11 July 2017 5:45pm

 Anglia Water – Water Monitoring – Lead plus work on promoting “keeping water healthy in business premises. NOSHEA Presentation Anglian water    Lead presentation Anglia water

 Andrea – Shoosmiths
13 June 2017 5:45pm A case study of how ByBox achieved the British Safety Council Sword of Honour by Roger Ward Director of SHEQ ByBox holdings Ltd Andrea – Northampton College, Booth Lane, NN3 3RF, Room A2.02
5 June 2017 5:30pm Exec meeting British Heart Foundation 2nd Floor | Aquila House | 14 St Giles Terrace Northampton | NN1 2BN
9 May 2017 5:45pm Our journey to flexible working – Sue Stagg Head of HSW NCC Sue – Shoosmiths
11 April 2017 5:45pm  Hindsight Bias and its effect on Incident Investigations – Prof. Richard Amanda , Shoosmiths
14 March 2017 1pm -1:15pm arrival Visit to IKEA, Peterborough.The visit will include a light lunch, Sustainability / Site Tour / Occupational Health and Well being. 4:30 finish

   IKEA NOSHEA presentation 14-03-17

IKEA DS Central Europe
IKEA Distribution Services LTD Kingston Park Peterborough PE2 9ETNB.
21 February 2017 5:45pm EGM (rearranged from November) followed by a presentation –‘Mental Health Wellbeing, Supporting and managing workplace situations’: Sue Bennett First for Wellbeing Amanda
10 January 2017 5:45pm NOSHEA . Accident Investigation  click link for presentation The University of Northampton, Boughton Green Road, Northampton NN2 in the Boardroom, Senate Building Amanda
December Christmas get together Marriott Hotel Delepre Ian
November 2016 5.45pm AGM and Legal update (AGM postponed until February 2017) Ron,
October 2016 2pm Guided tour of The new University of Northampton building site
13 September 2016 5:45pm BREXIT – Group discussion on implications on H&S law and the environment Ron Northampton College,
Booth Lane,Room A2.02
August 2016 5:45pm No Meeting  
12 July 2016 5:45pm Personal Injury Claims – The insurance perspective Northampton College,
Booth Lane, Room A2.02
14 July 2016 5:45pm Health surveillance – Employers responsibilities’ An interactive session with an opportunity for a mini health check for attendees. Click links below for event information: Statutory Regulations and Health Surveillance June 14th Health Kiosk information Medigold House, Queensbridge,
Northampton, NN4
10 May 2016 5:45pm Pace II The Solicitors and Magistrates view Location Northampton College Booth Lane,
Northampton, NN3 3RF
12 April 2016 2pm Mock Pace Interview Location Northampton College Booth Lane,
Northampton, NN3 3RF
08 March 2016 5:45pm Environment – Barry Smith, NORSE Environmental Manager Molten College (Sue)
Directions – Management Centre
09 February 2016 5:45pm Road Safety – Work related Road risk Shoosmiths (Ron)
12 January 2016 5:45pm AGM and Legal Update Northampton College
08 December 2015 7pm Christmas get together Names To Ian please Marriott Hotel, Eagle Drive
24 November 2015 5:45pm Meeting postponed to 12th January  John Dryden House
 13 October 2015 Asbestos  JDH
08 September 2015  11:00amNote early start Wycombe Air Park Visit, Wycombe Air Park agenda Location – Meet at Northampton College Booth Lane, Northampton, NN3 3RF for transport TBC Ian
August 2015 No Meeting  
14 July 2015 DSEAR – with a bang Northampton College. 
 09 June 18:00 60 Year Anniversary, ’Bring a Director Dinner’ Grendon Hall
03 June 2015 5:30pm Date Change Exec Meeting ShooSmiths
12 May 2015 5:45pm Wellbeing Getting the most out your employees through the wellbeing agenda looking at all aspects of wellbeing and including a review of stress at work.
Speaker Ann McCracken BSc(hons) MSc ARCPath PGCE Dip Stress Mgt. Dip Clin Hyp. Cert Coach Cert CBT EBW Adv Facilitator MHA CIPD (Affl) FISMAManaging Director AMC2Vice President ISMAUKAuthor of ’The Stress Gremlins’
Medigold Health Consultancy Ltd, Medigold House,
Northampton NN4 7BF
 21 April 2015 5:30pm Exec Meeting (cancelled) Shoosmiths (Ron) Directions
 14 April 2015 5:45pm Control of Contractors including Permit to work and an update on CDMKeith Shackleton – Health, Safety & Environment ManagerBA Dip Env Dev CMIOSH MaPS AIEMA MRICS Naseby room at the Management Centre, Moulton College
10 March 2015 5:45pm Hand Arm Vibration – Management and Mitigation. Speaker – Stewart McNaughton of McNaughton Consultancy & Training Shoosmiths (Amanda) Directions
10 February 2015 5:45pm Electrical Safety at Work (TBC) Amy Lyons, Applications Engineer Seaward Group Sue John Dryden House Directions
03 February 2015 5:30pm Exec Meeting Shoosmiths (Ron) Directions
13 January 2015 5.45pm British Standards In H&S Do they have a place? Speaker Mark Gouldstone from BSI Location Northampton College Booth Lane,
Northampton, NN3 3RFRoom A2.02