Council Worker of the Year

Congratulations and well done to Andy Hollingshead,

Andy Hollinghead works as a social care Health and Safety Advisor for Leicestershire County Council.

He was entered for the Council Worker of the Year and won the Transformation Award at the Local Government Awards on 2 July 2009 held in Harrogate. Continue reading

New Chair for the Association

Chris Jackson has been elected to serve as Chair of NASHiCS for the period until July 2010.

Formally the Vice Chair his election took place following the resignation of Lynnda Coleman due to ill health.

National Executive Committee Members stands down


Mike Jones has decided to stand down

from the National Executive Committee after serving on the committee for the past two years.
His first portfolio was Website development but his current portfolio was Technical and Policy matters.
The Commitee all wish him well and thank him sincerely for the work contributed to the Association.

NASHiCS National Executive Member retires.

Margaret McIntyre retires.

See the note on her retirement from Cumbria County Council

‘I am retiring on the 30 June and would just like to thank everyone for all their help and support over the last 24 yrs, especially the last 13 whilst I have been in the Health & Safety unit.

As you can imagine there have been lots of changes and challenges and feel the profile of Health & Safety has greatly improved. Continue reading