Forthcoming rep induction webinars
We’re continuing our popular programme of FREE short webinars for new CIRAS reps or those wanting a refresh. Find out what a CIRAS rep does and what support we provide. If you want to join us, just follow the links below to sign up.
Annual reporting statistics published
We have now published our annual end of year reporting statistics showing trends in the reports we received in 2018/9. Want to know what the most common safety theme was? Which sectors receive the most reports? Who do people come to CIRAS in the first place? See the end of year reporting statistics here.
Welcome Stagecoach UK Bus to CIRAS …
We’re delighted to welcome Stagecoach UK Bus to CIRAS. As our first UK-wide bus member,Stagecoach joins Lothian Buses and the TfL bus operators as we continue our aspiration to make the wider transport industry safer. Sharon Vye-Parminter, Stagecoach Health, Safety and Environment Director, said: “We have a strong focus on our people, the way we operate, the needs of our customers and how to continually improve our safety culture for the future. Having this additional reporting system, which allows employees to confidentially raise any safety concerns they might have, is a valuable addition to our processes and will further enhance our safety procedures.”
… And welcome Marc Spillman to CIRAS
There’s also a new face on the CIRAS team. Marc Spillman joins as our Business Development Manager, tasked with helping grow the CIRAS member base. Our mission has always been to improve health, wellbeing and safety through provision of confidential reporting, and increasing our reach will mean that more employers and their workers can make use of our services to reduce risk. It will also benefit existing members through having a wider community for good practice sharing.