Health & Safety

Tom Laing is a Charted member of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health and is listed on the HSE sponsored register of Occupational Safety and Health Consultants (OSHCR). Entry to the register is only available to highly qualified professionals with sufficient practical experience. The register has been produced to assist businesses in selecting the right caliber of consultant.

 Tom has 25 years of hands on engineering, construction and logistics experience gained internationally/across the globe. He holds a CSCS Gold Card, Health and Safety Officer Construction and the Nebosh Diploma in Health and Safety. He has been a Safety Health and Environmental practitioner since 1991 and prior to forming Health and Safety Solutions Limited in 2005, held the role of HSE manager for some of the UK’s leading companies, including what was at the time, the UK’s largest motor group, Evans Halshaw and the UK’s largest manufacturer and supplier of weighing equipment, Avery Weigh-Tronix and Avery Berkel.

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Chris Laing joined the business in 2010. He has a strong background in catering and fire safety and is a BAFE registered fire engineer. Chris was one of a small group of people from across the UK to pass the Nebosh General certificate in Health and Safety with Distinction in the year that he sat the examination.

 Both Chris and Tom are strong trainers and hold training accreditations from ITSSAR, the RTITB, the Safety Pass Alliance and the Mineral Processing Qualifications Council. Whether a classroom-based course such as Passport to Safety or a practical course such as Forklift, Scissor lift, Cherry Picker, Overhead or Mobile Cranes, Slinging or Banksman, your staff can be assured of rigorous  and professional training. Our courses are never boring!

The company has grown based on its reputation and the company ethos is to form strong relationships with clients based on confidentiality and trust. Our current client base includes businesses from the following sectors:

•  Manufacturing

•  Weighing supply and installation

•  HV and LV installation

•  Construction

•  Gas detection

•  Agricultural tyres

•  Waste compacting

•  Nursery education

•  Specialist education and training