Andy Farrall

Andy Farrall

Andy Farrall, the founder of Management & Safety Training Ltd, is a highly experienced investigator, consultant and trainer, multi-qualified in both the health & safety and training sectors. Not only is he a Fellow of the International Institute for Risk & Safety Management, but he holds Chartered Safety Practitioner status and is an accredited member of the UK Occupational Safety & Health Consultants Register (OSHCR).

Prior to starting his career in health & safety Andy spent some years working as a specialist criminal investigator with both HM Customs & Excise (complex international fraud enquiries) and No.7 Regional Crime Squad (financial investigations and tracing the proceeds of crime). Hence he has an excellent understanding of how the investigator’s mind works!

Andy’s health & safety achievements include:

  • Successfully delivering a range of accredited IOSH and NEBOSH h&s courses
  • Writing and presenting a 2-hour training course in DVD format for directors/ senior managers on the practicalities of industrial accident scene management
  • Conducting a high level safety review on behalf of the RAC
  • Conducting a forensic investigation on behalf of defence counsel into the safety management failures behind a major building collapse in central London
  • Leading an accident investigation to determine the root causes of a serious hydraulic failure in equipment in the waste recycling sector
  • Providing health & safety consultancy to a UK software company who are developing complex health & safety management software for a range of international clients
  • Commissioned by a major UK insurance company to design/ deliver lone worker safety management training to their national risk assessment team
  • Providing training on the management of lone worker safety to the National Federation of Property Professionals (NFoPP)
  • Providing strategic health & safety advice on lone worker safety to a large NHS Trust 

His professional memberships include:

  • Fellow of the International Institute for Risk and Safety Management (FIIRSM)
  • Chartered Member of the Institution of Occupational Safety & Health (CMIOSH)
  • Member of the Institute of Industrial Accident Investigators (MIIAI)
  • Member of the Occupational Safety & Health Consultants Register (OSHCR)
  • Member of the Institute for Leadership and Management (MInstLM)