44 min

Catching the wave as IOSH President, with Louise Hosking The Safety and Risk Success Podcast

    • Business

Today’s Guest:

Louise Hosking is the President of IOSH and the Founder and Director of Hosking Associates Ltd

She has over 30 years of experience in Occupational Safety & Health (OSH) working beside organisations of all sizes, within a range of sectors to achieve their OSH goals

Louise joins us today, to talk about her experience as IOSH’s President, the ambassadorial work she's been doing, and the safety content she's been creating.  We also talk about why now is the most influential time to be a Health and Safety Professional and how the skills needed for this profession have changed in recent years



You’ll learn:

✅ The different roles the President of IOSH is responsible for

✅ The challenges of being President of IOSH

✅ Louise’s main focus during her time as President

✅ How the skills needed as a Health and Safety professional have changed

✅ What the Catch The Wave Campaign is and how to get involved



Resources:  

Catch The Wave Campaign: https://iosh.com/businesses/iosh-for-business/catch-the-wave/ 

Louise Hosking, IOSH Presidential themes on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9wWynKQIMU 

Buyer safety and why it’s crucial to safety and risk professionals, with Marcus Cauchi: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/buyer-safety-and-why-its-crucial-to-safety-and/id1521150061?i=1000554548360 

IOSH: https://iosh.com/ 

IOSH channel on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/IOSHchannel   



In this episode, we talk about:  

[02:37] What Louise’s role as the President of IOSH consists of

[06:20] The challenges of being the President of IOSH

[09:25] Louise’s main goals during her time as President

[11:55] The importance of working as a team if you want to achieve change

[15:05] Louise’s focus on people, sustainability, and psychological safety

[17:59] Women in the Health and Safety industry and their lack of representation in leadership roles

[20:41] The skills you need as a Health and Safety professional

[26:25] The delayed impact a lot of Health and Safety work has and the goal Health and Safety professionals should have

[29:45] The importance of understanding governance when going into a leadership position

[33:55] The Catch The Wave Campaign and the narrative it’s building around sustainability and health and safety

[41:27] How to get involved with IOSH and The Catch The Wave Campaign  



Subscribe to keep up-to-date with our latest episodes:

Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/vn/podcast/the-safety-and-risk-success-podcast/id1521150061

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7IlSdTgQVfY0CZlnV7ejtf

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/ChristianHarris/videos  



Quotables:  

05:29 - “By understanding good governance practice we start to learn about how to communicate in a way that's going to land, that's going to be effective, and that's how we change the perception and transform the perception of what we do and how we do it.”  

13:00 - “One person rarely achieves change, it takes teams of people that are working together and they can achieve extraordinary things, but once you put a global team into the mix we can change the world.”



#safety #insurance #riskmanagement #podcast #safetyrisksuccess

Today’s Guest:

Louise Hosking is the President of IOSH and the Founder and Director of Hosking Associates Ltd

She has over 30 years of experience in Occupational Safety & Health (OSH) working beside organisations of all sizes, within a range of sectors to achieve their OSH goals

Louise joins us today, to talk about her experience as IOSH’s President, the ambassadorial work she's been doing, and the safety content she's been creating.  We also talk about why now is the most influential time to be a Health and Safety Professional and how the skills needed for this profession have changed in recent years



You’ll learn:

✅ The different roles the President of IOSH is responsible for

✅ The challenges of being President of IOSH

✅ Louise’s main focus during her time as President

✅ How the skills needed as a Health and Safety professional have changed

✅ What the Catch The Wave Campaign is and how to get involved



Resources:  

Catch The Wave Campaign: https://iosh.com/businesses/iosh-for-business/catch-the-wave/ 

Louise Hosking, IOSH Presidential themes on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9wWynKQIMU 

Buyer safety and why it’s crucial to safety and risk professionals, with Marcus Cauchi: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/buyer-safety-and-why-its-crucial-to-safety-and/id1521150061?i=1000554548360 

IOSH: https://iosh.com/ 

IOSH channel on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/IOSHchannel   



In this episode, we talk about:  

[02:37] What Louise’s role as the President of IOSH consists of

[06:20] The challenges of being the President of IOSH

[09:25] Louise’s main goals during her time as President

[11:55] The importance of working as a team if you want to achieve change

[15:05] Louise’s focus on people, sustainability, and psychological safety

[17:59] Women in the Health and Safety industry and their lack of representation in leadership roles

[20:41] The skills you need as a Health and Safety professional

[26:25] The delayed impact a lot of Health and Safety work has and the goal Health and Safety professionals should have

[29:45] The importance of understanding governance when going into a leadership position

[33:55] The Catch The Wave Campaign and the narrative it’s building around sustainability and health and safety

[41:27] How to get involved with IOSH and The Catch The Wave Campaign  



Subscribe to keep up-to-date with our latest episodes:

Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/vn/podcast/the-safety-and-risk-success-podcast/id1521150061

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/7IlSdTgQVfY0CZlnV7ejtf

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/ChristianHarris/videos  



Quotables:  

05:29 - “By understanding good governance practice we start to learn about how to communicate in a way that's going to land, that's going to be effective, and that's how we change the perception and transform the perception of what we do and how we do it.”  

13:00 - “One person rarely achieves change, it takes teams of people that are working together and they can achieve extraordinary things, but once you put a global team into the mix we can change the world.”



#safety #insurance #riskmanagement #podcast #safetyrisksuccess

44 min

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