Press Release

LexisNexis announced as IOSH publisher of choice

LexisNexis will produce new magazine for IOSH members

LONDON, 23 June 2015 – LexisNexis UK (, a leading provider of content and technology solutions, today announced that it has been selected to publish the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health’s (IOSH) brand new members’ magazine in print and online. 

LexisNexis currently publishes a number of specialist industry titles and is well positioned to produce a publication in line with IOSH’s aims of communicating cutting edge news and professional information.  LexisNexis’s editorial team will work with IOSH to create a magazine that sets the standard in occupational safety and health – a one-stop hub for information on strategic management to protect workers and a trusted source for regulation and best practice, reaching around 44,000 IOSH members in more than 120 countries.

The magazine will succeed the current title Safety and Health Practitioner.

IOSH chief executive officer, Jan Chmiel, said: “We were impressed by the plans LexisNexis put forward for our new magazine. Our members can look forward to receiving a publication that will support them in their work and keep them fully informed about and engaged with their profession.

Chmiel continued: “Our members are passionate about their work, ambitious in their personal development and want to be recognised as enablers, supporting organisations to deliver a safer and healthier workplace, wherever they operate in the world. IOSH and our partners LexisNexis will create a magazine that responds to this comprehensively.”

LexisNexis Director of Learning, Chris Jones, said: “We are proud to have been chosen by IOSH to develop its new magazine and digital publication. We are committed to delivering a world-leading title that supports health and safety practitioners in their vital work.”

The magazine will be available to members globally in January 2016. None of LexisNexis’s existing publications, including Health and Safety at Work and IIRSM are affected by the new contract.

Advertisers who wish to register their interest in the new magazine should email

About LexisNexis Legal & Professional

LexisNexis Legal & Professional ( is a leading global provider of content and technology solutions that enable professionals in legal, corporate, tax, government, academic and non-profit organisations to make informed decisions and achieve better business outcomes. As a digital pioneer, the company was the first to bring legal and business information online with its Lexis® and Nexis® services. Today, LexisNexis Legal & Professional harnesses leading-edge technology and world-class content, to help professionals work in faster, easier and more effective ways. Through close collaboration with its customers, the company ensures organisations can leverage its solutions to reduce risk, improve productivity, increase profitability and grow their business. LexisNexis Legal & Professional, which serves customers in more than 175 countries with 10,000 employees worldwide, is part of RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information solutions for professional customers across industries.

In the UK, LexisNexis ( online legal solutions include: Lexis®PSL, Lexis®Draft, Lexis®Smart and Lexis®Library. Published resources include both Butterworths® and Tolley™.

Media Contacts:

Melissa Higgsmith
Communications Manager
LexisNexis UK
T: +44 (0)20 7400 2977

About IOSH

IOSH is the Chartered body for health and safety professionals. With more than 44,000 members in more than 120 countries, we’re the world’s biggest professional health and safety organisation.

We set standards, and support, develop and connect our members with resources, guidance, events and training. We’re the voice of the profession, and campaign on issues that affect millions of working people.

IOSH was founded in 1945 and is a registered charity with international NGO status.

Media contacts:

Tim Walsh
Media Manager
+44 (0)116 257 3252 or +44 (0)797 660 4715