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.