Health and Safety

1104, 2018

IOSH Recruitment Roundtable with Shirley Parsons

April 11th, 2018|Career Change, Health and Safety, Recruitment News, Shirley Parsons News|

Last week (21st March), Amanda Clarke, Managing Consultant at Shirley Parsons, joined other industry experts in taking part in the IOSH Recruitment Roundtable – “What do you need to know about interview technique and CVs to succeed?”

The discussion, covering all […]

1303, 2018

“Generation Z & the changing face of Safety” – James Pomeroy speaks to Shirley Parsons

March 13th, 2018|Health and Safety, Recruitment News, Shirley Parsons News|

I met with James Pomeroy, Group Health, Safety, Environment and Security Director at Lloyd’s Register, along with Shirley Parsons Director Shona Paterson, to explore the changes they are making to engage with employees and the challenge of connecting with the […]

2702, 2018

The SHE Show North East 2018

February 27th, 2018|Environmental, Health and Safety, Shirley Parsons News|

Shirley Parsons were proud partners and exhibitors at The SHE Show North East, which took place in Newcastle from 26th-27th February 2018. The event itself combined excellent networking opportunities with companies and stakeholders from across SHE, with excellent featured speakers delivering inspirational and thought-provoking […]

1912, 2017

The Safety Ripple effect

December 19th, 2017|Career Change, Health and Safety, Shirley Parsons News|

Rachel Corbett and Shona Paterson from Shirley Parsons, met with Duncan Aspin, Head of HSEQS for VolkerStevin, to discuss his approach to safety management. They asked Duncan to tell us about the way he is driving a positive approach towards […]

3110, 2017

Ian Nixon of Costain speaks to Shirley Parsons about the upcoming SHE apprenticeship

October 31st, 2017|Career Change, Construction, Health and Safety, Recruitment News, Shirley Parsons News|

Shirley Parsons are advocates of any training scheme or qualification that fosters the next generation of SHE professionals. Philip Muston, Managing Consultant at Shirley Parsons and I recently met with Ian Nixon, Highways and Nuclear SHE Manager at Costain, to […]

2507, 2017

Thames Water is taking the emotion out of health and safety risk assessment

July 25th, 2017|Health and Safety, Shirley Parsons News|

As the UK’s largest water and wastewater services provider, Thames Water understands the importance of managing their operations around the clock to meet the demands of its 15 million customers.
This demand is continuous. Everyday Thames Water successfully manages over 4.6 […]

1007, 2017

Construction quality… decades behind?

July 10th, 2017|Construction, Engineering, Environmental, Health and Safety, Quality|

Over the past 2 years, the team at Shirley Parsons has seen a huge demand for quality professionals in the construction & civil engineering sector. Compared to other industries, there seems to be a lot of confusion around what quality […]

2801, 2016

Arm Loss Leads to Large Fine for Staffordshire Firm

January 28th, 2016|Health and Safety|

A worker at a potato plant lost an arm in an incident that has led to his employer suffering fines and costs totalling £40,000.
A company in Staffordshire has been prosecuted and fined over an incident in which one of its […]