Biochemical Engineering

Webinar: Hierarchy Of Controls and Risk Assessment in the Context of COVID-19

Webinar: Hierarchy Of Controls and Risk Assessment in the Context of COVID-19
  • Date From 21st July 2020
  • Date To 21st July 2020
  • Price Free of charge, open to all.
  • Location Online: 08:00 BST. Duration: 1 hour.


Protecting workers from exposure to high-hazard substances has been at the core of pharmaceutical drug occupational health and safety for decades. Engineering controls are at the top of the "Hierarchy of Control" and most effective. The IChemE COVID-19 Response Team in collaboration with the ISPE UK COVID-19 Response Project are pleased to offer a free webinar looking at exploring risk assessment and engineering controls in a COVID-19 context. This webinar has also been supported the Pharma and Biochemical Engineering Special Interest Groups.


Justin Mason-Home, HPAPI Project Services Limited

Justin Mason-Home is an organic chemist with extensive health, safety, environmental and chemical engineering experience in senior technical, legal and commercial aspects of the biopharmaceutical, industries. He has held senior positions and worked globally in potent biopharmaceutical occupational health and safety global environmental consulting, board level positions in a biotechnology company and corporate environmental management. Mr Mason-Home specialises in technical complex and strategic projects, including unique experience in managing sensitive highly potent and toxic biopharmaceutical compound matters.


08:00—09:00 BST.


A one-hour online session: 40 minutes' presentation + 20 minutes' Q&A.


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This webinar is free of charge and open to all to attend.

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