Ian joined with Zoe in 2000 to form HCS Safety. He brings a wealth of experience and technical expertise to our construction clients and those who need assistance with their CDM duties. Ian has been working in the industry since 1975 - today he works closely with many of our high profile clients including BAE Systems and the BBC, as well as meeting new clients and helping to grow the business.
Zoe joined with Ian to form HCS Safety in 2000. Her principal role is meeting new clients and developing strategies to grow the business. She is the main developer of our Membership Scheme and the management system that accompanies it. Zoe is also the lead author for most of our training courses including the NEBOSH National Diploma. Zoe has been a member of IOSH since 1999.
Sara deals with the company finances and ensures the consistent running of the company in terms of the invoicing, budgeting and reporting to Directors. She also keeps our IT and communications systems in good working order. Sara has been with HCS Safety since our early days and has seen us safely through many changes along the way.
Joining HCS Safety in 2013, Jess brings her considerable customer service experience to assist clients on a day to day basis. Jess supports our Safety Advisors and Consultants with their administration work and diary management. She is our member’s helping hand with their safety accreditations and also gets involved with organising our site inspections schedule and our social media.
Kneale works alongside Jess to support his team of Consultants and Advisors with their administration and diary management. In addition he brings his journalism experience to our member’s monthly newsletter. Kneale joined in 2014 as part of the Training Team.
Bex deals with phone and on line bookings as well as the invoicing and is there on the day of your course too - checking in our delegates and ensuring everything is in place that the course requires. She also ensures that certification is handled efficiently.<br /> Bex helps keep the training department running smoothly, friendly and efficiently. Shehas a wealth of experience as well as her qualifications in business administration.
Olivia works with our clients to book training course both in house and open, as well as ensuring the smooth running of our courses behind the scenes. She also uses her considerable creative talents to produce some of our training resources as well as assisting with the development of our marketing campaigns.
Letoya assists Sara in keeping the company’s cash flow situation healthy. She brings her considerable experience of accounting admin and credit control to our team and helps us to remain as efficient as we can on a day to day basis. Letoya also assists Sara in financial reporting within the company and liaising with external bodies when the need arises.
Liam, or Lee as he is known, is the office gentleman on hand to ensure things run smoothly for our delegates during their training with HCS. Lee prepares luncheon and refreshments for our delegates whilst maintaining a clean environment in the dining areas. In addition, he provides office assistance and general cleaning and maintenance duties.
Drew has been with the company since 2011. He spends his time looking after the needs of his membership clients, conducting regular workplace inspections, and providing other safety services including CDM support, full audits and fire risk assistance. Drew is one of our most senior tutors; he teaches on the NEBOSH Diploma and Certificate courses amongst others and is a respected mentor for our trainees.
Andy has been with us since 2013 and has a background in construction. He spends a lot of his time providing CDM expertise and support to our building Clients and their Principal Designers. He is also busy with his membership clients, undertaking site inspections and providing training. Andy is a well-respected and invaluable member of our team and a great mentor for our trainees.
Andy has been with the company since 2014. He spends his time looking after the needs of his membership clients, conducting regular workplace inspections, and providing other safety services including audits and fire risk assistance. Often found in the classroom, teaching Director and Management level courses as well as Scaffold Inspection.
Leon has been with the company since 2014 and joined us from a background in external refurbishment. He spends his time looking after the needs of his membership clients, conducting regular workplace inspections, and providing many other safety services particularly in the Central London area. He can also be found in the classroom teaching on many of our courses. He is also our resident PASMA trainer.
Ali has been with the company since 2015 and joined us from a background in education and logistics in the British Army. She spends her time looking after the needs of her membership clients, conducting regular workplace inspections, and providing many other safety services including audits and fire risk assessments. Ali is our resident expert in Lifting Operations and teaching practice.
Anthony joined HCS in 2015 following a varied background in the public and private sectors. He can be found looking after his membership clients, conducting his regular workplace inspections and providing a range of other safety services. Anthony spends a lot of his time in the classroom too, tutoring on many of our courses including CITB, IOSH, Asbestos and First Aid, for which he is a registered trainer.
John has been with HCS Safety since 2015. He spends his time looking after the needs of his membership clients, conducting inspections, and providing other safety services including ISO 18001 assistance. John is one of our senior tutors; he teaches on both NEBOSH General and Construction Certificate courses among others. John also brings his valuable construction expertise to the team.
Dave has been employed in Health and Safety since 2007, joining HCS Safety as a Health and Safety Advisor in 2018. He can be found undertaking workplace and site inspections as well as teaching our CITB courses. Dave also has the knowledge to assist our clients as they strive for Audits ISO14001 / OSHAS18001.
Karen has been with the company since 2017 and joined us from a mechanical and electrical contracting background. She spends her time looking after the needs of her membership clients and conducting regular workplace inspections. She can also be found in the classroom tutoring a number of our courses including IOSH, for which she is a registered trainer.
Phil has a background in Operations, Safety and Security having worked for the MoD and Associated British Ports. Phil is a qualified mariner and holds two NEBOSH qualifications and is currently studying towards a Diploma. Phil has worked closely with Principal Designers and Contractors on construction projects in meeting CDM requirements and is an IOSH accredited trainer.
Lauren joined HCS Safety in 2017. She brings experience from a construction background working within a shop-fitting company as a Health and Safety Coordinator prior to HCS. She spends much of her time carrying out site inspections, completing RAMS and looking after the health and safety needs of her membership clients.
Joe worked in the health & safety field for seven years before joining HCS in 2017. Retired from the United States Marine Corps after 22 years of honourable service, Joe now has a wealth of experience of health and safety within nuclear energy, manufacturing and construction. Joe regularly undertakes site inspections and workplace audits, whilst also teaching a variety of courses for HCS Safety.
Mark has been with HCS since 2017. He brings with him health and safety experience from the property and facilities management industry. He spends his time conducting site visits and looking after the needs of our membership clients and training.
Nicky has a background in the scaffolding industry, having worked in the health and safety team for a national industry leader before joining HCS Safety in 2017. She spends much of her time carrying out site inspection work and looking after the needs of our member clients.