Welcome to NASHiCS


Striving to promote excellence of safety and health in care services.

* Our website is here to help you with health & safety matters in the care sector.

If you have a question or need advice, start by taking a look at our documents or if  a member, use our discussion forum.

* Find guidance and information on topics such as Fire Safety, Restraint, Manual Handling, Scalding, First-Aid, Risk Assessment, Care Plans and much more.
* Look at details of our dedicated events you can attend to network with colleagues in the care sector helping raise the profile of health and safety If not a member, join today, and be part of our growing UK membership.

Chris Jackson, National Chair
See the NASHiCS   Video                2019 National Chair report

 Networker London 2019

Supported by DAC Beachcroft

Title: Journey from Incident to Trial followed by Discussion session.
The session will look at the post incident investigation and enforcement journey.

Date: Tuesday 19th November 2019.
Venue: DAC Beachcroft offices 25 Walbrook London, EC4N 8AF
Time:  10:30am – 4.00pm approx includes refreshments and light lunch.
Flyer: Here
Full programme, directions and speakers will follow.
Bookings will open from 13th September Here

This is a Free event open to Members and Non Members

Safety in Care Awards 2019 – Results

Left to Right Shonagh Methven, Care UK, Sunrise Senior Living
  • Individual of the year award; (sponsored by Jackloc )
    WINNER: Shonagh Methven, Head of Health and Safety, United Response
  • Best practice award. (sponsored by Surety Fire Solutions)
    WINNER: Care UK accepted by Richard Price
  • Learning and training award; (sponsored by Tower Fire Group)
    WINNER: Sunrise Senior Living UK & Gracewell Healthcare accepted by Rebecca Brooks

More info and photos here

Additional Guidance to Fire Safety Risk Assessment Residential Care Premises.

More information and Document Download

 e-News issue 99 (September 2019) available for members

Next issue 100 due October 2019.
The latest issue of the e-News for members only is available under News

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