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Presentations from the Week
Gill Kernick Presentation
21 June 2021: Key reflections from the author of ‘Catastrophe and Systemic Change: Learning from the Grenfell Tower Fire and Other Disasters’
22 June 2021: A coaching session: Be Empowered to Make Safety Everyone’s Business with Professional Coach, Stephanie Smith.
23 June 2021: Forum: Compliance Access Best Practice Group
Facilitated by Claire Heyes, CEO ASCP.
24 June 2021: What Board Members Need to Know – Compliance and the big 6 highlights.
Slides coming soon!
24 June 2021: Data – the Good, the Bad and the Ugly! Presentation by Newport City Homes.
25 June 2021: A case study: Together with Tenants – improving accountability. Presented by Connexus Group.
A message from Grenfell United to the National Social Housing Safety & Compliance Week.
Social Media Toolkit
A selection of banners for social media and your website – spread the word!
Letter for MPs
Use this letter to ask your local MP to support the National Social Housing Safety & Compliance Week!
NEW: Masterclass in Safety Culture & Leadership
Features retired Nasa Astronaut – Jim Wetherbee! Build robust safety cultures that are resilient to low probability, high consequence events such as the Grenfell Tower Fire.
Fire Safety in Flats
Government Guidance: How to ensure fire safety in purpose-built blocks of flats and practical advice on assessing risk and managing fire safety in such buildings.
LFB Preliminary Report
London Fire Brigade preliminary report into a fire on 7 May 2021 at New Providence Wharf, London. This fire started in a small cupboard, in a flat on the eighth floor.
Managing for Health & Safety
One of the HSE’s most popular guides for those who need to put in place/oversee their organisation’s health and safety arrangements. It details the Plan, Do, Check, Act approach.
The Watermelon Effect
Are you avoiding the Watermelon effect? Or do your metrics appear green but dig deeper and they are in fact red. Take a read of this excellent ABB White Paper.
Social Housing Policy Paper
Actions the government will take to ensure that residents are safe, are listened to, live in good quality homes, and have access to redress when things go wrong
Shoddy Building Culture?
This is tough reading but goes some way to explain the current operating environment. Times subscription required (one month available free)
7 May 20201 Fire Safety Matters interview with Peter Baker, the newly appointed Chief Inspector of Buildings at the HSE.
Sets out the government’s plans to introduce planning gateway one, delivering one of Dame Judith Hackitt’s recommendations.
RGE DSEAR Article
Gas Safe Register’s Technical Team look at the requirements of DSEAR and how they may affect you.
Installer DSEAR Article
Read the crucial aspects that both employers and employees should take into consideration.
Psychological Safety Podcast
Listen to this JMJ podcast that details four key psychological safety practices for leaders to create a safe environment.
Read this HBR article about cracking the code for sustained collaboration. It details 6 tools for training people to work better together.
In this BBS Sounds Podcast we hear from the H&S Manager managing the block. Essential listening for those involved in managing or advising on safety matters.
Safety of Engineers
The safety of engineers is important. Worcester Bosch promote a simple fan test that helps engineers prove they have tested their boilers correctly.
Read this article by Andy Reakes from ECS detailing a few of the topics related to the electrician skills shortage.
Spread the Word!
Use this presentation within your organisation to explain the National Social Housing Safety & Compliance Week
Become an ASCP Member!
There are many benefits associated with becoming an ASCP member! Take a look at this brief presentation
Take a read of the National Housing Safety & Compliance Week press release to understand more about the Week.
H & S International
Read the coverage in Health & Safety Internationa; published 2 June 2021