David Powell uses over 35 years experience as Environmental Scientist and Safety Practitioner to provide a consultancy and audit service.

David has extensive experience in Court. As an Inspector with HSE he prosecuted in Magistrates Court cases (including several defended cases) and gave evidence of fact and expert opinion in Magistrates and Crown Courts, and Coroners’ Inquests. His experience as a Principal Inspector in HSE places him in a unique position to provide advice on the expectations of the health and safety enforcing authorities and support during investigations.

David applies his experience of a wide range of industries to give realistic and practical expert advice on the regulatory and other risks businesses face. He has a particular interest in workplace health risks and can give practical advice on  managing risks from asbestos, silica solvents and other workplace contaminants as well as noise and musculoskeletal risks.

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David Powell


BSc(Hons), PgDip GradIOSH