A brief outline of the 2018 AGM and how the DSA are supporting its members.

The Drilling & Sawing Associations anual general meeting tuck place on the 31st May 2018.

The Association would like to thank all members in attendance.

A number of industry specialists presented to the members, one of these being a CITB skills and funding officer, who on the day secured funding of £5000 + for 8 DSA members.

A brief outline of what was discussed.

  • DSA Training schemes and the substatial funding awarded to support DSA members
  • The Associations progress since taking ownership of our industry card scheme and the benifits to members.
  • Websites updates and upcoming changes to help support members.
  • Various H&S topics and how the association is working alongside the HSE to support its members.
  • The introduction of 3 new board directors (John Booth, Shayne Major & Stephen McElroy).
  • Funding support availble for members to help support the 2020 Grandfather Rights changes.
  • The upcoming availability of sector specific toolbox talks.
  • The state of the industry (Presented by Peter Worsley)
  • Updated guidance (COSWP, Non solicitation, Recruitment)