Our approach is to provide personalised, practicable and professional health and safety advice and support to suit your needs.
Our advisors have both practical and academic experience and are members of the Institution of Occupational Safety & Health (IOSH) - ensuring that solutions reflect not only legal compliance and best practice, but are achievable economically.
We provide a wide range of health and safety services that include preparing health and safety policies, health and safety plans, conducting risk assessments
and preparing COSHH Assessments, workplace safety audits, site inspections and
Robert Skinner CMIOSH, IMaPS, the
Managing Director of Derwent Safety Centre Ltd, has worked in the construction industry since leaving
school and started his health and safety career and consultancy business in
Robert is a past Chair of the IOSH Consultancy Group, a member of
the Federation of Small Businesses Health and Safety Policy Committee, a member
of the British Occupational Hygiene Society, an Incorporated member of The
Association for Project Safety, Vice chair of the Building & Engineering
Services Association Midlands Safety Group and a past
Chairman of the Midlands Construction Safety Association.
In addition Robert has joined the Occupational Safety and Health Consultants'
Register - OSHCR - the online consultants' register launched in January
All consultants who join the register are bound by their professional
body/bodies code of conduct and are committed to providing sensible and
And we are proud to announce that Derwent Safety Centre
was checked by Safety Management Advisory Services Limited in 2013 and awarded a
Worksafe Consultant Membership Certificate as a Health and
Safety Consultant. (Safety Management Advisory Services Limited
(SMAS) is a full Member of the Safety Schemes in Procurement Competence Forum (SSIP).
This was successfully renewed in 2014, 2015, 2016 and again in 2017.
In addition Robert is involved with the Nottingham Branch of the
Lighthouse Club, the national construction industry charity, which raises funds
through events to support people working in the Industry and the dependants of
people who have died following an accident.