Women in Health & Safety Events

Coming Soon

Demystifying Menopause in the Workplace

This webinar is led by Healthy Work Company’s menopause in the workplace expert, Sarah Wilsher and will demystify something which, impacts everyone at some point – yourself, your colleagues, your family.

Sarah will be providing an overview of the menopause, how it can affect people’s mental as well as physical health and how to provide the right kind of support in the workplace.

Managing Disability in the Workplace free webinar

The aim of this webinar will be to raise awareness and get people thinking differently about disability in the workplace.

We will be looking at:

  • Definitions of disability
  • The legal position when managing people with a disability
  • The types of reasonable adjustments which may make sense
  • The rationale for employing disabled people 
  • The types of things which organisations can do which make life better

Past Events

Strategies for Single Parents - for Individuals and Organisations

In the UK there are around 1.8m single parents (making up nearly a quarter of families with dependent children) in addition to those parents who are within a co-parenting arrangement, but who still do a disproportionate amount of the day-to-day childcare. 
Juggling work and family life Is difficult for all working parents, but for employees heading single parent households, striking a balance is even more challenging.

This webinar featuring experienced Olivia Tusler and Crystal Danbury and a career coach – Charlotte Jarrett- Badman discusses the challenges and strategies for individuals and organisations

Women in Health and Safety: Gender and Mental Health

Louise Hosking (IOSH president-elect) – Opportunities with IOSH

WIHS event - Menopause and Perimenopause

Explaining the changes occurring for women during this life transition. Discussing symptoms, self-management, and when to seek help.

Bought to you by VHK Education and Gateway HSW Consultants, as part of the WIHS network.

Psychological Safety and Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

Equality, diversity and inclusion are fundamental to the creation of Psychological Safety.

This session was run on 22 April 2022 and was jointly run by Women in Health and Safety and Eversheds Sutherland.

It was facilitated by Amy Sadro and featured Peter Kelly from HSE, Kate Field and Sally Swingewood from BSI.

Suicide in the Workplace: a WIHS webinar (June 2022)

A complex and difficult subject – this webinar features Professor Sarah Waters (expert in suicide in the workplace) and Mary Lawrence (H&S legal expert) and discusses the issue of suicide in the workplace and compares the system in the UK and elsewhere in the world.

How to support women, their health and mental health in the workplace

This video features Amy McKeown, women’s health expert and is facilitated by Amy Sadro, Eversheds Sutherland.