Safety Groups UK

Project Steering Group

The Steering Group is actively developing plans and promoting the project. The Steering Group operational capabilities are facilitated by HSE.

The members of the Steering Group are drawn from industry, colleges, regulators, professional organisations and supporters.

The current membership is listed below.

Please contact the Secretary, Jane Rheinheimer


Who:    Responsibility for promoting LOcHER among:   Organisation represented:


Barry Wilkes

  H&S related examination and registration bodies and general PR   The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH)


Jane Rheinheimer

  HSE and stakeholders in general   Health and Safety Executive (HSE)
Robert Atkinson   Scottish Plan for Action on Safety and Health (SPlASH)   Scottish Centre for Healthy Working Lives (SCHWL); NHS Health Scotland
John Cairns   Professional bodies and industrial stakeholders   British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF) and International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM)
 Andy Cathro   All party committee on Health and Safety in the Scottish Parliament and Scottish colleges   Dundee and Angus College
Dave Foy   Preston's College; colleges in NW and AOC   Preston's College
Sandra-Jane Grier   Scottish Colleges and CDN   Colleges Development Network (CDN)
Adrian Hodkinson   Agricultural colleges   Health and Safety Executive
Karen Hoskins   Chambers of Commerce   Chambers of Commerce and IBIS Solutions Ltd
Clive Langworthy   SG and South Essex College   South Essex College (SEC)
Bob Rajan   Amongst stakeholders, HSE, SGUK   Health and Safety Executive
Norman Stevenson   Safety Groups UK   Safety Groups UK
Joanne Shepherd   Blackpool and the Fylde College and colleges in NW   Blackpool and the Fylde College
Marie Warburton   HSE and stakeholders in general   Health and Safety Executive
Julian Delic   Support and advice   Health and Safety Executive