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


 Events for 2019

For information on events go to http://www.nashics.co.uk    


                                  Event for 2019

National Health & Safety Conference for Social Care.
Keeping up to Par

Date: Wednesday 11th & Thursday 12th September 2019
Venue: Hellidon Lakes, Golf and Spa Hotel. Northamptonshire
Times:
Wednesday 11th September 12noon – ends 10:00pm.
Thursday 12th September  8:00am – ends 4:00pm.
Main Seminar 11th & 12th September includes: Exhibition viewing, Delegate pack & list, AM & PM refreshments, lunch-12th, Speaker presentations & attendance certificate.
                                     Safety in Care Awards
11th September: Safety in Care Awards presentation dinner.
More information, Directions etc Here
Programme   Updated here 9th July
Bookings now open.

Exhibiting options available see Sponsor Information page Here


Fire safety failures in over half of care homes audited in new London Fire Brigade report.

Serious fire safety failures have been found in care homes across London by our Brigade inspectors.
The Brigade’s findings can be found  here


Mobility Scooter Guidance for Residential Buildings.

NFCC additional guidance on mobility scooters in residential buildings.
Details


Additional Guidance to Fire Safety Risk Assessment Residential Care Premises.

More information and Document Download


 e-News issue 96 (June 2019) available for members

Next issue 96 due Late June 2019.
The latest issue of the e-News for members only is available under News

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