Welcome to the webpage of The Safety and Reliability Society (SaRS) Western Branch. We are delighted to represent SaRS at a local level, bringing together professionals dedicated to enhancing safety and reliability in our community.

As a branch of SaRS, we are committed to fostering collaboration, knowledge-sharing, and professional development among safety and reliability practitioners in our area. Our aim is to create a vibrant platform where experts from various industries can connect, exchange ideas, and collectively contribute to the advancement of this vital discipline.

At Western Branch, we recognize the unique challenges and opportunities that our local community faces. We serve as a hub for professionals from diverse sectors, including safety, reliability and risk management across a wide range of industries. By harnessing the collective expertise and experience of our members, we aim to address the specific needs and intricacies of our local context.

Our branch organizes a variety of activities tailored to the interests of our members. From informative seminars and workshops to networking events and site visits, we strive to provide opportunities that promote professional growth and facilitate meaningful connections. By actively engaging with local industries, academia, and government bodies, we aim to foster collaboration and create a positive impact on safety and reliability practices in our region. Please see the sidebar for upcoming events.

Whether you are new to the field or an established professional, we welcome you to join us in our mission to promote safety and reliability in Western regions of UK. Together, we can create a safer, more resilient community where best practices are shared, innovation thrives, and accidents are prevented.

Branch News 

Recent events run by the Branch have included talks on:

-The Importance and Relationship of Support Engineering to Defence Projects, Malcolm French, DE&S

-Thresher Disaster & Quality, Clare Holmes, Babcock Defence Service Technology

-How do you know you are SQEP? Paul Mayo, SQEP Ltd

-Ensuring Scouting is Safe, Andy Dyer, Babcock Defence Service Technology

-Hazard Management: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly, Frazer-Nash Consultancy



Vacancy - please contact info@sars.uk if you are interested in volunteering