8th May 2013
A survey of 255 food businesses across Wales conducted for the annual public health conference of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) on 8 May will strengthen the incentive for food businesses to improve and maintain their standards by providing increased transparency to customers with regards to how well they are complying with food hygiene law.
8th May 2013
Rising incidences of a growing list of pest borne diseases such as Lyme Disease, West Nile Virus, Dengue Fever and even Malaria are “a serious” cause for concern in this country, according to health experts meeting at the annual public health conference of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) in Cardiff on 8/9 May.
8th May 2013
Tattooists and consumers believe a hygiene rating scheme would boost safety standards in tattoo salons and help drive out ‘rogue’ and illegal operators according to a new survey released at the annual public health conference of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) meeting in Cardiff 8/9 May.
22nd April 2013
The UK’s largest provider of health and safety training qualifications and courses will be exhibiting at the fourth IOSH Middle East Annual conference 24 April in Doha, Qatar.
24th April 2013
While welcoming today’s report on the need for tighter restrictions on cosmetic procedures, the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) has expressed disappointment that the panel did not give equal consideration to other cosmetic procedures such as tattooing and skin piercing, pointing out that these too can result in scarring and disfigurement and are often carried out without adequate infection control procedures.
17th April 2013
The spiralling cost of housing, a lack of security and changes to the benefit system are causing immense hardship for thousands of tenants living in the private rented sector.
2nd April 2013
The new Food Code launched by the Dubai Municipality, has been hailed by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH), one of the world’s leading providers of food safety and health and safety training as a “significant boost to public health.”
5th March 2013
London, UK - David Edwards, executive director at global public health and safety organisation NSF International and acclaimed consumer safety specialist, has been appointed to the board of the trading arm of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health - CIEH Ltd, a global provider of accredited qualifications in health and safety, food safety, environmental protection, fire safety and first aid.
15th February 2013
While the CIEH is pleased that the first set of industry results from beef products that have been tested for the presence of horse DNA indicate that there is no risk to human health, it is necessary to recognise that there are over 900 test results outstanding, many of which relate to raw materials and ingredients.
15th February 2013
The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) and Trading Standards Institute (TSI), whose members are environmental health practitioners (EHPs) and trading standards officers (TSOs) working on the frontline of food safety, are awaiting the outcome today of the first phase of testing in connection with the discovery of horse DNA in processed beef products.
8th February 2013
Trading Standards Officers and Environmental Health Officers across the UK are today on high alert following the most recent discovery of horse meat in some ready meals.
1st February 2013
Public Health England commits to building a close and productive partnership with the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health and we will articulate this through our literature, conferences and contacts.
25th January 2013
Food Safety was top of the cooking agenda at Salon Culinaire at the Birmingham NEC between 20-22 January 2013. Hundreds chefs headed to the NEC to take part in numerous activities and competitions where their food hygiene skills were scruitinised by some leading members and consultants of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH).
23rd January 2013
Steve Miller, one of the UK’s leading public health officials and a member of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH), will speak at the Kuwait Waste Management Conference & Exhibition on 22-23 January 2013.
16th January 2013
The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) Middle East has secured a landmark agreement with Dubai Municipality to evaluate and improve the skills and competencies of Dubai Municipality Health & Safety Enforcement Inspectors.
10th January 2013
The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) has warmly welcomed the Government’s announcement today to increase ring-fenced public health grants to local authorities for 2013-14 and 2014-15.