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    LEARNING LEADERSHIP LESSONS FROM LONDON 2012

    Major players share benefit of involvement and leadership at free seminar

    A free half-day seminar is being hosted by the TUC focusing on the health and safety lessons learned from the London 2012 construction project in relation to leadership and worker involvement.

    The London 2012 project has an “exemplary health and safety record” and the event will explore the key contributors to this success and how the good practice can be transferred across the construction sector and beyond.

    Event overview

    The event will be chaired by John McLean, GMB National Health & Safety Officer, and speakers will include:

    • Lawrence Waterman, Head of Health and Safety, Olympic Delivery Authority
    • Stephen Williams, Director of Operational Strategy and the London 2012 Games, Health and Safety Executive
    • Richard Prime, Project Director, Tier 1 contractor, Olympic Park construction project
    • Billy Baldwin, Health and Safety Adviser, Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians (UCATT)
    • John Spanswick, former Chief Executive, Bovis Lend Lease

    The seminar will be held at Congress Centre, 28 great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS starting at 12:30 and ending at 16:00 (registration and networking lunch 12:30 – 13:30). To secure your place RSVP by Wednesday 16 May 2012 to: Belinda Schaffarz Media Consulta UK Ltd.

    Places are limited and will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. The event is supported by the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) as part of the 2012-13 Healthy Workplaces Campaign Working together for risk prevention.

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