Steel Safety Day and Safety and Health Recognition 2020

Today is Steel Safety Day, a day to dedicate our attention to the industry’s most important priority. worldsteel has also chosen today to recognise safety and health excellence in seven of its member companies.

11 October 2020

Steel Safety Day and the COVID-19 pandemic

Rightly managing COVID-19 has been getting a lot of attention in all our mills, but we need to remind ourselves constantly that all the 'conventional' safety and health risks are still there.

13 May 2020

COVID-19 webinar: Protecting your workers

A webinar coorganised by worldsteel and 3M focused on the challenges around providing effective respiratory protection to employees in the steel industry. The video recording of the session is now available.

26 March 2020

Steel Safety Day postponed

worldsteel has rescheduled Steel Safety Day from April to October 2020 to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19 at steel-producing sites. Read more on our blog.

worldsteel Safety and Health Recognition Programme 2019

As part of its commitment to the highest safety and health standards, worldsteel recognises excellence in six of its member companies. Find out more about their programmes.

24 October 2019

Safety leadership – A critical differentiator

worldsteel Safety, Health and Environment Director Andrew Purvis describes the characteristics of a good safety leader and the critical issues surrounding the role.

28 March 2019

Steel Safety Day 2019 - Why Process Safety Management matters

With a month to go until Steel Safety Day, worldsteel Safety, Health and Environment Director Andrew Purvis explains why Process Safety Management should be taken seriously.

worldsteel Safety and Health Recognition Programme 2018

As part of its commitment to the highest safety and health standards, worldsteel recognises excellence in six of its member companies.

23 October 2018

Driving safety performance to the next level

worldsteel Safety, Health and Environment Director Andrew Purvis puts forward two focus areas to consider to drive safety performance to the next level.