RoSPA Scotland Conference

February 23, 2016 – The Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh

Chairperson: Errol Taylor, Deputy Chief Executive, RoSPA

09.30 Registration and refreshments

10.00 Welcome and introduction from Chairman
Errol Taylor, Deputy Chief Executive, RoSPA

10.15 A Scottish Government Perspective
Paul Wheelhouse MSP, Minister for Community Safety and Legal Affairs

10.30 A Water Safety Story
Jackie Roberts

10.40 A Road Crash Survivor’s Story
Sarah Irving

10.55 Refreshments and networking

11.20 First on the Scene Stories: BASICS Doctor and Fire Officer
Dr. Stuart Strachan, Scottish Ambulance Service/NHS Scotland
George Baggley, Scottish Fire and Rescue Service

11.45 A Home Safety Story
Rona Barbour, Storyteller

11.55 A Father’s Perspective
Douglas Guest, Father’s Network Scotland

12.10 Morning speakers Q & A

12.30 Lunch and networking

13.30 Building Safer Communities Phase 2
David McGown, Deputy ACO, Prevention and Protection, Scottish Fire and Rescue Service
Andrew Price, Scottish Community Safety Network

13.50 Evidence Summary: Public Health Interventions
Dr. Eileen Scott, Public Health Advisor, Health Scotland

14.10 Road Safety
Sandy Allan, RoSPA Scotland

14.30 Fife Water Safety Awareness Project
Kenny MacDermid, Royal Life Saving Society UK

14.50 Refreshments and networking

15.10 National e-Learning Module
Ashleigh Oates, Health Scotland

15.30 The Birthday Party book
Christie Burnett, Go Safe Scotland
Linda Strachan (recorded video talk)

15.50 Afternoon speakers Q & A

16.00 Closing remarks
Errol Taylor, Deputy Chief Executive, RoSPA

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