John is a MSc., a Chartered Member of IOSH and a Graduate of the Institution of Fire Engineers. He has over 17 year’s experience in Health and Safety, specialising in Fire and H & S Consultancy. John started his working life as an engineer in the Merchant Navy and then qualified as a manned submersible pilot. John went on to spend 22 years as a senior engineer with an American oilfield services company. John’s first position in health and safety was as health and safety adviser to both Houses of Parliament.
John has completed fire risk assessments across a broad portfolio of sites including local authority accommodation, prestigious hotels, care homes and schools. John has also completed H & S audits across the U.K., Western Europe and South East Asia, worked with HM Courts and Tribunal Service and he was H & S Manager for Aldershot Garrison. John now includes DSEAR in his interests and, having trained at BASEEFA, is undertaking DSEAR assessments.
Away from work John enjoys long distance walking, playing squash and going to the gym.