22nd May 2015
We are pleased to announce that the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) recently won a three-year Food Standards Agency (FSA) contract to deliver training for local authority officers.
21st May 2015
CIEH welcomes Citizens Advice Bureau report which says that rogue landlords are receiving £5.6billion a year for unsafe homes that fail to meet legal standards.
18th May 2015
Noise Action Week takes place between 18 and 23 May and CIEH is giving its backing to the week-long initiative.
6th May 2015
Graham Jukes OBE CFCIEH, Chief Executive of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH), has announced that he will step down from his post at the end of 2015 after 15 years of leading the organisation.
30th April 2015
CIEH welcomes Supreme Court ruling on air pollution2015 04 30Environmental protectionFollowing the news that the UK Supreme Court has ordered the Government to deliver new plans to cut illegal levels of air pollution in Britain by the end of the
22nd April 2015
At the CIEH annual public health conference a series of posters were launched illustrating the value of environmental health in food safety, health and safety, environmental protection, housing, infectious disease and health protection. Julie Barratt, CIEH Wales director said the colourful infograms were produced by the Wales heads of environmental health group’s expert panels.
26th March 2015
Launching its manifesto for the next government the CIEH is calling on all political parties to recognise that the skills and services provided by the environmental health profession are crucial to the advancement of health and wellbeing in the UK and are worth billions annually in savings to the exchequer.
17th March 2015
The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH), is working with leading provider Develop Training to bring a new legionella assessment to employers, an assessment that meet the very high standards of the national Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF).
13th March 2015
A new qualification has been launched by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) that will benefit anyone delivering first aid training.
10th March 2015
The CIEH has today supported a ruling that could see prisoners and prison staff facing prosecution for smoking in communal areas following a court ruling supporting a prisoner’s right to be protected from second-hand tobacco smoke.
25th February 2015
The CIEH is supporting Simon Stevens, Chief Executive of NHS England, in taking a stand against the harm caused by tobacco, at the launch of the NHS Statement of Support for Tobacco Control in an event on 23 February at the House of Commons.
16th February 2015
Tim Everett was elected President of the CIEH for a three-year period from 1 January 2015 replacing Janet Russell, OBE, who is retained in a new position: Immediate Past President.
13th February 2015
The CIEH welcomes the news that MPs have passed legislation making it an offence from 1 October to smoke in a private vehicle carrying anyone under the age of 18 in England and Wales.
28th January 2015
Public Health England and NHS England have announced an £11.5 million investment as part of a collaborative initiative to decrease cases and ultimately eliminate TB as a public health problem in England. The proposals are set out in a publication launched on 19 January 2015 entitled Collaborative Tuberculosis Strategy for England 2015 – 2020. The strategy was developed after an extensive public consultation that ran during 2014 and to which the CIEH made a detailed submission.
26th January 2015
The CIEH welcomes the government announcement that it will put regulations on the standardised “plain” packaging of cigarettes and other tobacco products to a vote in Parliament before the
22nd January 2015
The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) formally launched its new membership organisation The Institute of Food Safety, Integrity & Protection (TiFSiP) today (22 January 2015) and unveiled the new website supporting it.