CONTACT : firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07866 263449
Website : www.dsriskmanagement.co.uk
I am a former HM Principal Inspector with HSE. If you wish to discuss any opportunities to collaborate or for me to assist you in health and safety management, incident investigation, regulatory compliance, snapshot assessment of regulatory compliance, bespoke training or expert advice, please contact me by email at email@example.com
My 13 years with the Health and Safety Executive have provided me with an in depth knowledge of the technical and statutory requirements of health and safety law and regulatory investigations. I have experience across a number of sectors and recently as a Principal Inspector my focus has heavily weighted towards enforcement. My biography provides more detail
If your organisation requires or would benefit from insight into what compliance looks like to HSE or you require an independent assessment of your health and safety management systems, please contact me on the email address above. Bespoke training can also be provided in addition to expert witness services
Waste and recycling
Logistics and warehousing
NHS Trusts and private health care providers
HSWA section 3 issues involving patient care
Violence and Aggression in the mental health sector
Local Authorities and County Councils
HSE Regional lead for waste and recycling
Education – primary, secondary and FE. Independent and LA
Police and Probation Service
Fire and Rescue Services
HSE Regional Lead Inspector for Fire and Rescue Services
Sports Stadium Safety
HSE Advisor to Operation Resolve, the investigation into the Hillsborough Stadium Disaster.
DS Risk Management Ltd
Director / Consultant- Current
Health and Safety Executive
HM Principal Inspector100+ Employees 2010 - 2015
Management of a team of 8 Inspectors and visiting officers.
Management of workloads, investigations including fatal accident investigations.
Legal oversight of inspectors’ work and approval of prosecutions.
Writing and publishing national safety alerts and briefings for board members and senior managers.
HR functions relating to performance, discipline and team training and development, conducted recent work related stress investigation
Management and strategic liaison and with Coroners, Crown Prosecution Service, Counsel and senior detectives in a number of work related manslaughter investigations.
Part of a team that managed divisional restructuring of the NW division of HSE, relocated 2 field offices to Bootle HQ and managed my team through the process of the implementation of cost recovery within HSE.
HSE Senior Investigating Officer in recent Oldham gas explosion.
HSE nominated advisor to the senior management team of Operation Resolve, the investigation into the Hillsborough Stadium disaster.
Significant strategic liaison with other regulators including General Medical Council, Environment Agency, Care Quality Commission, Local Authorities in Manchester and Lancashire
Health and Safety Executive
HM Inspector of Health and Safety100+ Employees 2001 - 2010
Stores / Warehouse Manager100+ Employees 2000 - 2001
VokesAir (formerly Interfilta UK Ltd)
Distribution Manager1996 - 2000
University of Durham1991 - 1994
Occupational Health and Safety
Heriot Watt University2002 - 2003
Chartered Member of IOSH
Registered Consultant on Occupational Health and Safety Consultants Register (OSHCR)