This website uses cookies primarily for visitor analytics. Certain pages will ask you to fill in contact details to receive additional information. On these pages you have the option of having the site log your details for future visits. Indicating you want the site to remember your details will place a cookie on your device. To view our full cookie policy, please click here. You can also view it at any time by going to our Contact Us page.

British Safety Council

70 Chandlers Road
W6 9RS
United Kingdom

Telephone : 020 8741 1231
Web :

Article archive for British Safety Council;

Article image
The Hackitt Review – British Safety Council voices support and concerns 21 May 2018

The British Safety Council (BSC) has issued its response to the inquiry led by Dame Judith Hackitt: Building a Safer Future, Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety.The BSC said it welcomed many recommendations in the final report, but said it had concerns over other issues....

Article image
BSC says red tape “blitz” must not lead to worsening health and safety 10 September 2012

The British Safety Council (BSC) has cautioned that the UK Government’s announcement that low risk businesses such as shops, offices and clubs will be exempt from regular “burdensome health and safety inspections” from April 2013 "risks generating more heat than light". ...

Article image
BSC highlights negative UK workplace fatalities trend 31 July 2012

The British Safety Council has expressed serious concern that the reduction in the number of deaths at work has stalled over the last two years. in response to the official 2011/12 worker fatality statistics released by the Health and Safety Executive. ...

Article image
Health, safety and environmental e-learning courses now available from the British Safety Council 18 June 2012

The British Safety Council has launched a new range of instant access health, safety and environmental e-learning courses, allowing employers to quickly and easily purchase and provide online training to employees from as little as £10 per course....

Article image
British Safety Council launches Working Well manifesto 20 April 2012

The British Safety Council (BSC) has launched Working Well, its first ever manifesto for workplace health and safety. Working Well is a five-year roadmap, with five steps and actions to achieve the BSC vision that no-one should be killed, injured or made ill through work activities. ...

Article image
BSC launches e-learning IOSH Working Safely course 12 March 2012

Online health and safety training is now available from the British Safety Council (BSC). The Working Safely e-learning course from the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) is designed to provide risk management training and an understanding of hazards at all levels of expertise and in all sectors....

Article image
Last chance to apply for major health and safety awards 10 February 2012

Nominations for the 2012 International Safety Awards, run by the British Safety Council, close on 29 February. The Awards recognise the commitment of organisations worldwide, across sectors, to good health and safety management....

British Safety Council launches 2012 International Safety Awards 11 January 2012

The British Safety Council is pleased to announce that its International Safety Awards 2012 scheme is now open for applications. This scheme enables the British Safety Council to recognise the commitment of organisations, in all sectors and across the globe, to good health and safety management....

Article image
BSC’s website boasts new features 02 November 2011

The British Safety Council (BSC) has launched its new website ( aimed at strengthening the global health and safety charity’s online interaction with its members and wider health, safety and environmental management community....

International Safety Award winners announced 03 May 2011

Organisations of every size and sector and from all over the world have won the prestigious British Safety Council International Safety Award (ISA), given in recognition of an organisation’s proven commitment to workplace health and safety. 601 organisations from the public, private and third sectors applied for the long-established award which was opened up to non-members for the first time this year with new distinction and merit categories added....