Technical Team Leads at Health & Safety Executive
Rob Shaw is a falls prevention expert with more than 14 years experience providing scientific expertise to the UK regulator, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), as well as commercial consultancy and training in the UK and overseas. Rob was the Technical Team Lead for the Falls Prevention Team at the Health & Safety Laboratory (HSL). As a key member of HSL’s falls prevention forensic investigation team, he undertook and oversaw a wide range of incident investigations relating to pedestrian slip assessment and stair fall assessment in many different industries.
Rob has served as the key investigator and project leader on a diverse range of major HSE research projects into various aspects of falls prevention and has helped a wide range of commercial clients successfully reduce falls.
Rob has over a decade of experience in developing and delivering bespoke training which has resulted in invitations to speak internationally on falls prevention.