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ORR/Trade Union Health & Safety Reps Conference to be held on 6 November 2013

24 October 2013

The final Programme has now been agreed for the 3rd annual ORR/Trade Union Health & Safety Representatives Conference to be held on 6 November 2013 at Network Rail's Westwood Conference Centre near Coventry. The theme this year is 'Occupational Health and Wellbeing'.

The programme is as follows:

09:30 Arrival and Registration

10:00 Welcome and introduction + domestics

John Gillespie, Office of Rail Regulation

10:15 RSSB Occupational Health and Wellbeing Assessment Project

Darryl Hopper, RSSB

11:00 Occupational Health videos (1)

Darryl Hopper, RSSB

11:10 Tea/Coffee

11:25 Small group session 1

Topics and presenters detailed overleaf

12:10 Lifestyle, wellbeing and seeking help

Dr Jim Ford, ARIOPS

12:40 Occupational Health videos (2)

12:50 Lunch

13:50 Small group session 2

14:35 Occupational Health videos (3)

14:45 Discussion groups (by union) to consider:

· implementing what has been learned

· TU rep involvement in Occupational Health issues

· developing the Health and Wellbeing Project

15:30 Tea/Coffee

15:45 Feedback from discussion groups – plenary session

16:15 Final Q&A forum

16:30 Close 

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