Leading health and safety expert Gerard Forlin KC to address key legal risks at IOSH Aviation and Aerospace Conference

09 Feb 2024

In an announcement, the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) Aviation and Aerospace Group has confirmed that Gerard Forlin KC, a leading figure in the field of legal, health and safety, and risk management, will be keynoting their upcoming conference on 29 February 2024. Gerard’s keynote, titled “Setting the Scene for Risks in Legal Cases,” will focus on the critical legal challenges and considerations within the aviation and aerospace industries.

As the world’s leading chartered body for health and safety professionals, IOSH plays a pivotal role in promoting workplace safety and health standards globally. Founded in 1945, the organisation has grown to represent over 50,000 members across more than 130 countries, driven by the vision of creating a safe and healthy work environment for all. The Aviation and Aerospace Conference is part of IOSH’s commitment to advancing industry standards and practices, providing a platform for experts to share insights, research, and best practices.

Gerard Forlin KC has extensive experience in handling complex matters involving health and safety, and has practised, lectured and consulted in over 80 countries. His session will equip professionals with the knowledge to navigate the intricate legal landscape associated with aviation and aerospace operations, highlighting the importance of proactive risk management and legal compliance in safeguarding against potential liabilities and enhancing safety protocols.

In the 2024 legal directories, Gerard has been commended as “a fierce advocate, who is fabulous on his feet”, (Legal 500) and “a phenomenal court advocate”, (Chambers UK Bar).

For more information on the conference and how to participate, visit the IOSH website.

Learn more about Gerard’s practice here.