The latest edition of our Health and Safety Newsletter ‘Spotlight’ is now available to download from Publications on the website homepage.

The NIPSA Health and Safety Committee hope you find the edition informative and would welcome any suggestions you have on topics you would like covered in future editions of the Newsletter.

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Please circulate as widely as possible.

Geraldine Alexander
Assistant Secretary

A leaflet has been produced in furtherance of the aims of Resolution No 75, which was adopted at the 2019 NIPSA Annual Delegate Conference. The leaflet can be downloaded from the link below. The leaflet is aimed at Branch Reps, giving advice and support on how to look after your mental health.

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The key to prevention is not sticking a plaster over the problem after it occurs, it is about taking action to ensure it does not happen in the first place.

Employers must recognise that work-related stress is a major health and safety risk and they have a duty to manage and eliminate the risk as they have with any other hazard