The Scottish Government is running two information events on technical and procedural changes for Building Standards which come into force on 1 October 2019.
These events will introduce the following changes and invite discussion on:
· Changes to the building regulations and associated guidance contained in Section 2: Fire of the Technical Handbooks to expand provision for fire safe cladding and action to support the management of an incident by the fire and rescue service;
Thursday, 26 September, 2019 - 12:30
The Glen Mhor Hotel The Ness Suite 7-19 Ness Bank Inverness
The choice of this theme is very relevant as on 6th March 2017 Margaret Chan, Director General WHO launched a worldwide campaign to tackle air pollution as the ‘major public health issue of our generation’.
WHO states that poor quality air affects more than 80% of the world’s population.
A two-day conference from the Royal Society for Public Health and Institute of Cruise Ship Medicine
This conference brings together experts in their field to share with delegates the current thinking on pathogens of most potential risk, essential updates on the legislation and guidance, the threat of Norovirus and influenza, risk assessments, the legal consequences, current case studies, water safety hazards, systems and procedures and the views of the travel industry, with the aim to promote an enjoyable, healthy and stress-free experience for the traveller.