Who We Are


Chris J Ward - Founder, Managing Director

  • Member of BS 18001 Committee and contributor to the initial development of ISO 45001

  • H M Principal Inspector with the UK’s Health and Safety Executive for 36 years. Experience of a wide range of manufacturing and service sectors

  • Co Author HSE’s HSG 65 revised 2013, "Managing for Health and Safety", originally known as "Successful Health and Safety Management"

  • Author of the HSE’s audit tool for inspection of health and safety management used by HSE and Local Authority Inspectors in the UK

  • Continues to investigate fatal accidents around the world in heavy manufacturing/construction sectors

  • CMIOSH, Diploma of Health and Safety Aston University 1980, Lead Auditor OHSAS 18001, NEBOSH Diploma and Certificate Lead Examiner,  Accredited CHAS Assessor


Jane Standerwick - ISO 45001 Solutions Developer:  Implementation of ISO Integrated Management Systems

  • CMIOSH, NEBOSH Diploma Health and Safety, Lead Audit (ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001) Associate Consultant for British Standards Institute. NEBOSH Examiner, Accredited CHAS Assessor
  • IRCA Registered auditor, OSHCR Health and Safety Executive Registered Consultant. NEBOSH Specialist Diploma in Environmental Management
  • Associate Member of the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (AIEMA)
  • BSc (Hons) Chemistry
  • 10 years practicing health and safety in chemical industry
  • 17 years practicing consultant including expert audit of OHSMS


Trevor Dodd - ISO 45001 Solutions Developer:  OHSMSystems
  • BSI's Global Technical Manager for OHSAS 18001 from 2008 to 2017
  • 21 years until Spring 2017 at BSI involved with the development implementation and audit of 9001/14001/18001
  • Current member of ISO PC 283 ISO 45001 development group from its inception
  • Vice Chair of OHSAS 18001 HS/1 BSI committee
  • Chair of BS 45002 development committee,  currently being drafted to provide guidance for the implementation of ISO45001
  • Chartered member of IOSH and chartered member of Chartered Quality Institute


Susanna Everton - ISO 45001 Solutions Developer:  Occupational Health
  • Member of OHSAS 18001 Committee contributing occupational health expertise to the development of ISO45001
  • Registered General Nurse (adult) and Registered Occupational Health Nurse
  • Past Vice President of Association of Occupational Health Nurses
  • Member of development board of Faculty of Occupational Health Nursing
  • Co editor and author of Contemporary Occupational Health Nursing book, published 2107
  • Independent occupational health nurse practitioner and expert in audit of Occupational Health Management Systems
  • CMIOSH, MSc in OHS, Chartered Safety Practitioner

John Wilkinson - ISO 45001 Solutions Developer:  Human Factors

  • Worked at HSE for 22 years, where he developed and headed the Human Factors Team
  • International experience including EU and USA, working with the USA Chemical Safety Board
  • Investigated human factors influences in Buncefield, BP Texas City & Macondo
  • Joint publications with the UK Energy Institute, including the Step Change for Safety programme
  • Experienced presenter at conferences, seminars and training events
  • BA (Hons) Psychology & Philosophy.  CMIOSH
  • Fellow of the Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors and Member of British Psychological Society


Jamie Clements-Ward - Operations Manager
  • CMIOSH, NEBOSH Diploma, NEBOSH Fire Certificate, Level 3 (HACCP) for food manufacturing
  • Lead Auditor OHSAS 18001, IRCA Registered auditor 
  • 10 years practising consultant 
  • Provides health and safety support for local and national companies 
  • DSEAR risk assessments and compliance audits for petroleum forecourts. Competent person training for fuel deliveries and forecourt safety
  • NEBOSH Examiner for National Certificate