The Institute serves safety professionals in technology and research including education, industry, government agencies and consultancy.
The aim of the Institute is to enhance the knowledge, competence and professional development of its members through networking, accreditation, knowledge exchange, workshops and symposia, communication with regulators and
partnerships with other safety organisations.
Membership is open to safety professionals and Associate Membership is available to anyone whose knowledge and experience do not qualify them as Members but who can show they have a sufficient interest in the activities of ISTR.
ISTR Executive, made up of elected members, manages the affairs of the Institute.
Presentations and pictures from November 2016 symposiumavailable
ISTR Skills Workshop
7 March 2017
More information to follow when available
ISTR AGM and Summer Symposium
4-5 July 2017 Topic: Security versus Safety
Venue: York More information to follow when available
ISTR November Symposium
14-15 Novemeber 2017 Day 1: Biosafety -topic TBC
Day 2: Chemical/general safety -topic tbc
Feedback from Manchester:
'Good to encourage delegate involvement'
'Lots of useful specialist information'
'Good venue with comfortable seats'
'Tricky areas of legislation explained well'