18 July - SHEP PPE Regs and Behavioural Safety Webinar

monday 18 July

12:00PM - 1.00PM GMT


On 6 April 2022, the Personal Protective Equipment at Work (Amendment) Regulations 2022 (PPER 2022) came into force. They amend the 1992 Regulations (PPER 1992).

This SHEP webinar aims to inform SMEs about the recent changes to PPE regulations and will include a session with Stephen Green, an Inspector of Health and Safety from the HSE’s Product Safety and Market Surveillance Unit on selecting the right PPE for the task, maintenance, face fit testing and compatibility.


This will be followed by an interview with sports psychologist Simon Hartley on behavioural safety and the best tactics for encouraging employees to adopt safe working practices.

There will be a 20-minute Q&A following the presentations to provide delegates with an opportunity to put their questions to Stephen and Simon.



Stephen Green - HM Inspector of Health & Safety

Stephen joined HSE as an Inspector in 2009, starting in the Field Operations Division and then moving to the Construction Division in 2015. He has a total of 12 years’ frontline operations experience inspecting workplaces and investigating serious incidents and fatalities. In 2021 Stephen moved to an operational policy role in the Product Safety and Market Surveillance Unit, which includes policy lead for PPE supply and use. He spent most of last year (2021) working on the updated PPE regulations, guidance publication and updated web pages.


Simon Hartley, MSc. - Founder of Be World Class

Simon Hartley is a globally respected sport psychology consultant and performance coach. For over 25 years, Simon has worked with gold medallists, world record holders, world champions, top five world-ranked professional athletes, Olympians and championship winning teams.

Since 2011, Simon has published nine books, including How To Herd Cats; Leading A Team of Independent Thinkers and Stronger Together; How Great Teams Work.

During the last 10 years, Simon has also applied the principles of sport psychology to business, education, healthcare and the charity sector. This has included projects with some of the world’s leading corporations and foremost executives. He is also an international professional speaker, delivering keynotes throughout the world.

For more information on Simon, please visit www.be-world-class.com