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Health and Safety

One Nucleus provides Health and Safety consultancy to members at a discounted rate.


Health & Safety Works Ltd, now in its 17th year, has extensive experience in providing consultancy and training services to a broad range of companies within the technology and science research, Construction and Commercial industries. HSW Ltd has vast experience in laboratory safety, biosafety in schools, universities and commercial enterprises, building and facilities management. Providing and developing multi site H&S management systems, risk assessments, audits and advice.

Company profile
Health and Safety Works Ltd is experienced in offering consultancy and training services to a broad range of Companies these have included Cranfield University, British Telecom, Accenture, the British Antarctic Survey, Astex Therapeutics, Cambridge Consultants Ltd, Toshiba Research Laboratory, Diomed Group Ltd, Illumina, MRC, Agenus Ltd, Inivata Ltd, Anglia Ruskin University, East London University, and the Bank of England. 

With many years’ experience, Health and Safety Works Ltd has undertaken work across a wide range of industries. HSW ltd has provided and developed multi site H&S management systems, risk assessments, health and safety audits, advice to senior management on health and safety issues and legislation. 

HSW ltd can provide Risk Assessments for many activities including: -
General RA’s, Display Screen Equipment, PUWER, manual handling, fire, COSHH and DSEAR.  We also under take REACH Business continuity reviews.

Our principle consultant David Oates is a BS OHSAS 18001 lead auditor and Richard Morgan has significant experience inspecting facilities.

Richard has many years experience as an HSE Inspector for Manufacturing, with a wealth of knowledge gained.  He has been an author of many HSE guidance documents and has expertise in DSEAR.

Director - David Oates CMIOSH MRSB

Following a degree in biochemistry, David gained extensive experience within the food chemistry, cell and molecular biology industry as well as project management and property refurbishment. 
David is a Member of various institues such as the Institute of Biology, Chartered Biologist, IOSH (corporate member) and gaining recognition on the IOSH Register of Safety Practitioners.
Having worked with safety since the introduction of the COSHH regulations in 1988 David has a particular specialism in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and scientific environment.

Senior Consultant - Richard Morgan BSc(Hons) Tech IOSH

Previously a principal inspector with the Health and Safety Executive, inspecting manufacturing, utility and service industries across Great Britain.
He was Elected Fellow of IOSH (FIOSH) in 2005 and was awarded IOSH President's ‘Distinguished Service Certificate for Services to Health and Safety’ in 2013.

Consultant - Laura Tull Tech IOSH

Has gained varied experience, across a range of service and manufacturing industries. Laura started her career as a Safety administrator working her way up to Group QHSE Advisor, now for one of the largest Renewables service contractors in East Anglia.  
Her strengths lie in helping businesses meet, maintain, and improve their regulatory compliance - providing them with the tools, processes and required information to achieve best practice for their business area. Believing that Safety and compliance does not need to be over complicated. 

Professional Backgrounds

Chartered Members of the Institution of Occupational Safety & Health 
Chartered Biologist and Chartered Member of the Royal Society of Biology
A member of the Occupational Safety Consultants Register (OSHCR)
Member of British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS)
Ex HSE Principal Inspector

Qualifications of staff and associates
National Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health 
National General Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health
NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Safety and Health
Honors Degree in Biochemistry
BS OHSAS 18001 Lead Auditor
Ex HSE Principal Inspector

Courses Delivered
IOSH Managing Safely and Working Safely Accredited Provider
NEBOSH Certificate – COSHH and Radiation modules
IOSH Laboratory Safety (only IOSH accredited laboratory course in the UK)

Bespoke Courses
The Company can devise and present associated Health and Safety training courses as required, previous courses have included; 

Risk Assessment
Safety for Managers (Bespoke)
Safety Awareness (Special needs 6th form students)
Chemical Safety
Safety in the Laboratory
COSHH and Biological Safety
Safety Representatives
Safety Induction
CDM Regulations
Manual Handling
Cryogenic gases
Needle Stick Injuries

Jennie Oates - Director Quality Management Works (Trading as part of Health & Safety Works Ltd)
Proven skills in Regulatory, Quality Assurance and Quality Control in the Laboratory and in vitro  Diagnostic Medical Devices manufacturing environment.
Experienced in
Design and maintenance of Quality Management Systems.
Document control, initiation, review and approval of manufacturing and technical documentation.
Regulatory approvals obtained for products in world wide territories. 
Registration of products to IVD Directive (CE marking). 
Trained ISO 13485 Internal auditor converted from ISO 9001. 
Hosting audits performed by external bodies (ISO accreditation, Notified Body for the IVD Directive, GMP, customers and Health and Safety)
Liaising with regulatory authorities, Notified Body and customers. 
Health and Safety administration.

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Silver Member     

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Consultancy Day Rate 

£630 + VAT

£680 + VAT

£730 + VAT


Please contact Richard Dickinson on 01223 896 453 or, if you have any questions about One Nucleus's Health and Safety services.