01 Mar

First ever international health and safety conference

ABTA is delighted to announce that its first international health and safety conference will take place in London across two days in May 2018. 

On 15 May, the Improving Health and Safety in Tourism Accommodation conference will take place at DWF’s offices at the iconic Walkie Talkie building in London. An optional half-day Handling Gastric Illness Claims workshop will take place on the morning of 16 May 2018. 

Five reasons to attend: 

  1. The opportunity for ABTA Members to network with international accommodation providers, hoteliers and  suppliers. 
  2. Hear best practice guidance from internationally renowned health and safety experts.their
  3. Learn how to risk manage your accommodation portfolio and take preventative steps.
  4. Understand your legal obligations and what to do when an incident occurs.
  5. Health and safety in tourism accommodation is the number one priority for UK travellers when they book their holidays.

Experts speakers include: 

ABTA | European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control | Foreign and Commonwealth Office | London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine | Four Communications | NATHNac |TUI UK and Ireland | Kuoni | STA Travel | Biolinea International and Hotels Public Health Solutions Group |Hilton Hotels | DWF | SGS

ABTA would like to thank SGS and DWF for their support of the event. 

You can find more information about the event and register here. We recommend early registration as places are limited. 

Please note that ABTA will also run an Introduction to Health and Safety Management seminar in Manchester on 22 March 2018. You can find more information and register here