North and West Yorkshire (UK)

Webinar: Let’s Talk About Mental Health and Safety

Webinar: Let’s Talk About Mental Health and Safety
  • Date From 13th May 2021
  • Date To 13th May 2021
  • Price Free of charge, open to all.
  • Location Online: 18:00 BST. Duration: 1 hour.


Whereas workplace physical injuries have been in decline over a long period, mental injury statistics are showing no improvement. The thesis of this presentation is that we should adopt those techniques that have helped to deliver improvements in physical safety to improving the workplace mentally.


Nigel Bowker, Blackhall Consulting

Nigel Bowker graduated with a degree in chemical engineering from Imperial College, London, in 1976. He also has an MBA from the University of Aberdeen. He worked as a process engineer for two firms of engineering design contractors and then for Shell. He was then employed by BP for 22 years.

Since 2008 he has been an independent consultant specialising in process safety. More recently he has developed the concept of mental safety and published a book “Let’s talk about mental safety”. He chaired the Aberdeen Member Group of the IChemE for three years.

The material presented in this webinar has not been peer-reviewed. Any opinions are the presenter’s own and do not necessarily represent those of IChemE or the North and West Yorkshire Members Group. The information is given in good faith but without any liability on the part of IChemE.


18:00—19:00 GMT.


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, but if you wish to access the slides and a recording to replay on demand then you'll need to be a member of the Teesside Members Group.

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