- Certification scheme
I have over 31 years’ experience within fire safety and prevention, 17 years of those firefighting within the Royal Navy. I have worked with my local Borough Council as part of the Housing Regulation Enforcement Team. Responsible for property inspections, consulting on fire risk assessment, protection and means of escape. Since 2007 I have been employed as a fire safety consultant and then senior consultant within Bureau Veritas and recently became the Technical Manager for Fire Life Safety. I have experience in compiling fire risk assessment, management reports, emergency procedures and plans on a wide variety of properties including office buildings, residential and sheltered housing, retail, hospitals, and other NHS establishments, warehouses, care homes, aircraft hangers and airport buildings, shopping centres, schools and universities, factories and workshops. I have been involved in organising and monitoring fire evacuation drills and assisted in the compilation of CAD drawings, attending client meetings to provide technical knowledge, produce and give in- house training to consultants.