Blogs by worldsteel experts and occasionally by guest bloggers. The blogs cover a wide variety of issues affecting the steel industry. We hope you will find this section useful and look forward to your comments.

10 October 2022

Blog: What will you do to help break the stigma?

Today is World Mental Health Day. Ian Russon, Director of Health and Safety at Tata Steel discusses the need to talk openly about mental health within organisations.

29 September 2022

Blog: Climate - Inaugural worldsteel Open Forum

The focus of the global climate debate has broadened and moved to sectors of the economy other than energy and transport.

Tenaris safety and health operation room

Blog: A new approach to safety and health in the steel industry

Today worldsteel has launched its new publication: Safety and health culture and leadership fundamentals.

Blog: Tracking remanufacturing activities in the steel industry

worldsteel considers that the increased focus on the circular economy will impact the evolution of future steel use.

Blog: How advanced high-strength steels will enable sustainable future transportation

The Steel E-Motive project demonstrates the suitability of the latest advanced high-strength steel grades for use in fully autonomous electric vehicles. Kate Hickey from WorldAutoSteel explains how.

steel safety working at height
28 April 2022

Blog: Steel Safety Day 2022 – Working at heights

Today is Steel Safety Day, an opportunity to reaffirm our commitment to safety and health. In this blog, worldsteel Head of Safety and Health Carlos Martinez discusses why we should prioritise working at heights safely.

Blog: worldsteel’s new Sustainability Charter - moving the industry forward

In this blog, Clare Broadbent, worldsteel’s Head of Sustainability, discusses how the steel industry can contribute to building a more sustainable world, and talks about the launch of our new Sustainability Charter.

Steel coil inspection
28 January 2022

Blog: China’s drive towards a low-carbon future and challenges ahead

worldsteel Deputy Director General Frank Zhong outlines the measures and initiatives put in place in China to lower carbon emissions and what could slow the pace of decarbonisation.

7 January 2022

Blog: New year message from the Director General

worldsteel Director General Edwin Basson outlines our three top priorities for 2022.