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Membership Gulf Cooperation Council

100 free e-learning places
Monthly magazine
Updates on legislation
Seminars and conferences
Networking opportunities
​​British Safety Council Membership gave us the bigger picture in terms of sharing experiences. Access to information and training materials increased our sources of knowledge and gave us a broader perspective.
Ziad Francis Abbout
HSE Manager, Amana Contracting and Steel Buildings - Dubai Office
Ramadhan Kareem!

Demonstrate your commitment to keeping people safe at work by becoming a member of the British Safety Council. For more than half a century we’ve been trusted experts in health, safety and environmental management.

We have 6,000 corporate members based in 63 different countries and are proud of our long established links to countries in the GCC. We were granted the official status of supplier of health and safety training and consultancy services (ODA) to the London 2012 Olympic Games and our global expertise in large projects means we can share the latest international best practice with you.

Read more about our work around the world  International reach
British Safety Council signs partnership agreement with Abu Dhabi’s Environment, Health and Safety Center (OSHAD) 

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Globally, £1.5 trillion is spent on meeting the costs of occupational safety and health failure, with 2.2 million dying each year from work-related ill health and injury*.

Membership gives your business access to key information and expert training to manage your health, safety and environmental impact.

Other benefits:
• Build your reputation – certificate and logo to display on your website and tender documents
• Keep up to date – read our magazine and e-newsletter
• Save money – 100 free places on our new General Health, Safety and Environmental Awareness e-learning course. View course demonstration. Find out about the course here
• Promotion – advertising opportunities
• Information and advice on health, safety and environmental management – available 24/7 help via phone, email and online 
• Be recognised for your success – Benchmark your health and safety performance and apply for an International Safety Award.

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*Business benefits of health and safety, May 2014, find out more about our research. ​​
“British Safety Council Membership gave us the bigger picture in terms of sharing experiences. Access to information and training materials increased our sources of knowledge and gave us a broader perspective.”
Ziad Francis Abbout 
HSE Manager
Amana Contracting and Steel Buildings - Dubai Office

"Membership of the British Safety Council allows GardaWorld to show our commitment and determination towards achieving HSE excellence to our clients and industry peers."
Karel Simpson 
Senior Manager HSE 
GardaWorld, Dubai, UAE

​​"In very short span of time, we realized that our affiliation with British Safety Council is proving very worthwhile. We found their e-learning courses very innovative, user friendly and interactive. We wish to continue our relationship for years to come."
Engr. Farhan E Qureshi (B.E Civil/PMP)
Managing Director
Aramis Contracting L.L.C, Dubai, UAE

"​​As a member of the British Safety Council we are more successful in responding to tenders as potential clients have confidence in our ability and safety record."
S. Lakshmanan
Managing Director
Tecton Engineering and Construction LLC, UAE 

"We are proud the globally recognised British Safety Council has given UrbaCon Trading and Contracting (UCC), a platform to grow, develop and implement its safety policy. Membership has helped to enhance the level of safety practices, safeguarding precious lives."
Ahmad Aseer FIIRSM, RSP, LEED Green Associate
Senior HSE Manager and Management Representative 
UrbaCon Trading and Contracting, LLC

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We understand local cultures, practices and regulations with over three decades of international experience. The geographic and cultural experience of our expert staff means we can share the latest international best practice with you.

Your Business Manager (International) is Steve Rowe
Steve regularly travels meeting with clients and members to discuss health, safety and environmental improvement activities. These focus upon building internal expertise through qualifications, management systems development and culture/behavioural change projects. 
Profile - Steve Rowe 

Mike Robinson, Chief Executive
Mike was appointed Chief Executive on 1 September 2015. Prior to that he was a co-founder of Global Navigation Solutions, the world's leading provider of paper and digital navigation products and services to commercial shipping. 
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Lynda Armstrong OBE, Chair
Lynda took up the position of Chair in October 2010 having worked for Royal Dutch Shell for 35 years in operational and management roles in oil and gas exploration, and petroleum engineering and production. Her most recent position was technical vice president, leading a global technical advice and study organisation with centres in the Netherlands, USA, UK, India and Qatar.
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Membership team
We have a dedicated membership team available to help with any questions you may have on how to make the most of your membership. They can offer advice on the best membership options for your business, contact them today on ​+44 (0)20 3510 8355 or email
International Membership (includes Information and Advice package and Tools and Templates package) costs:

£500 per year (per site)
£950 for two years (per site)
£1,350 for three years (per site)

Becoming a member is easy
If you have a question look at our FAQs or talk to us for more information.  ​Membership FAQs 

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