Our Team

Management Team

Ian Ball Director HCS Safety Staff Southampton Hampshire London Portsmouth Bournemouth Poole Andover Salisbury Brighton

Ian Ball

DIRECTOR

Ian joined with Zoe in 2000 to form HCS Safety. He brings a wealth of experience and technical expertise to our construction clients and those who need assistance with their CDM duties. Ian has been working in the industry since 1975. Ian retired at the end of 2018 but still plays an active role in the company.

Zoe Drew CMIOSH Director HCS Safety Staff Southampton Hampshire London Portsmouth Bournemouth Poole Andover Salisbury Brighton

Zoë Drew

CMIOSH

Director

Zoe joined with Ian to form HCS Safety in 2000. Her principal role is meeting new clients and developing strategies to grow the business. She is also the lead author for most of our training courses including the NEBOSH National Diploma. Zoe has been a member of IOSH since 1999.

Simon Hayman MBE Operations Manager HCS Safety Staff Southampton Hampshire London Portsmouth Bournemouth Poole Andover Salisbury Brighton

Simon Hayman

MBE

OPERATIONS MANAGER

Simon joined HCS Safety in June 2019 as Operations Manager after 35 years in the Royal Navy. He has a vested interest in every aspect of HCS Safety Ltd, holding a background in Equality and Diversity and HR processes.

Sara Lyons Senior Accounts AdministratorHCS Safety Staff Southampton Hampshire London Portsmouth Bournemouth Poole Andover Salisbury Brighton

Sara Lyons

SENIOR ACCOUNTS ADMINISTRATOR

Sara deals with the company finances and ensures the consistent running of the company in terms of the invoicing, budgeting and reporting to Directors. Sara has been with HCS Safety since our early days and has seen us safely through many changes along the way.

Administration Team

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Jessica Hughes

Consultant Support Specialist

Joining HCS Safety in 2013, Jess brings her considerable customer service experience to assist clients on a day to day basis. Jess supports our Safety Advisors and Consultants with their administration work and is our Member’s helping hand with their safety accreditations. Primarily, Jess supports Sara in the Accounts department.

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Alex Drew

Consultant Support Specialist

Joining HCS Safety in 2019, Alex comes from a customer service background after spending 10 years as a team leader in IKEA. Alex works along side Jess to support our Safety Advisors and Consultants with their administration work and diary management as well as scheduling in work and site inspections. Alex also looks after HCS Safety’s Social Media and produces our Members’ monthly Newsletter.

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Olivia Wardle

Senior Training Administrator

Olivia joined HCS Safety in 2016 and works with our clients to book training courses, both in house and open, as well as ensuring the smooth running of our courses behind the scenes.

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Hayley Mason

Front Of House

Hayley works behind the scenes ensuring that our classrooms and Tutors are prepped to run our courses and our breakout areas are organised, clean and welcoming.

Health & Safety Team

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Drew Underwood

GradIOSH

Senior Health & Safety Consultant

Drew has been with the company since 2011. He spends his time providing safety services including CDM support, full audits and fire risk assistance. Drew is one of our most senior tutors; he teaches on the NEBOSH Diploma and Certificate courses amongst others and is a respected mentor for our trainees.

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Dave Hilton

GradIOSH

Health & Safety Consultant

Dave has been employed in Health and Safety since 2007, joining HCS Safety as a Health and Safety Advisor in 2018. He can be found undertaking workplace and site inspections as well as teaching our CITB courses.

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Karen Fanner

GradIOSH

Health & Safety Consultant

Karen has been with the company since 2017 and joined us from a mechanical and electrical contracting background. She spends her time looking after the needs of her membership clients and conducting regular workplace inspections. She also tutors a number of our courses including IOSH, for which she is a registered trainer.

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Joe Younger

TechIOSH

Health & Safety Advisor

Joe worked in the health & safety field for seven years before joining HCS in 2017. Retired from the United States Marine Corps after 22 years of honourable service, Joe now has a wealth of experience of health and safety within nuclear energy, manufacturing and construction.

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Lauren Mayhew

TechIOSH

Health & Safety Advisor

Lauren joined HCS Safety in 2017. She brings experience from a construction background working within a shop-fitting company as a Health and Safety Coordinator prior to HCS. She spends much of her time carrying out site inspections, completing RAMS and looking after the health and safety needs of her membership clients.

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Nicky Jenkins

TechIOSH

Health & Safety Advisor

Nicky has a background in the scaffolding industry, having worked in the health and safety team for a national industry leader before joining HCS Safety in 2017. She spends much of her time carrying out site inspection work and looking after the needs of our member clients.

Sara Quayle

TechIOSH CertEd

Health & Safety Advisor

Sara joined HCS in 2019, having been a health and safety trainer for the past 14 years working within many different industries including military, construction, railway and power generation. Prior to this Sara served for 13 years in the Royal Navy. She looks after our member clients as well as carrying out site audits, inspections, risk assessments and imparting her extensive knowledge in the classroom.

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Rob Keeley

TechIOSH CertEd

Health & Safety Advisor

Rob joined HCS in 2020 with experience in a variety of training areas including confined spaces, emergency rescue and recovery. Rob delivers a wide variety of training courses at HCS Safety as well as undertaking consultancy with Member Clients and attending site safety inspections.

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Jason Dance

Health & Safety Advisor

Jason joined HCS Safety in June 2021 bringing with him many years of training experience, as well as health and safety experience in the retail industry, both in the UK and Europe. Jason spends his time ensuring our member clients receive excellent levels of customer service as well as conducting annual review meetings, site inspections and teaching a wide range of our training courses.

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Nathan Tizard

Health & Safety Advisor

Nathan had been working in the leisure industry for ten years before joining us at HCS. He brings experience from a management, safety and training background working within a leisure centre as a Duty Manager and RLSS UK Trainer Assessor. He spends much of his time carrying out site inspections and client work under the mentorship of our Senior Consultants to service the needs of our clients.

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Keiran James

Health & Safety Advisor

Kieran has several years’ experience working within the construction industry in the oil and gas sector. He recently made the transition to Health and Safety after completing his NEBOSH General Certificate. Much of his time is spent working with the HCS Advisor team and looking after the needs of our Member Clients.

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Pete Carter

TechIOSH

Health & Safety Advisor

Pete joined us with many years of training experience in a variety of different areas, with his last role as an IOSH approved health and safety trainer with the RNLI. Much of his time is spent working with the HCS Advisor team and looking after the needs of our Member Clients.

Investors in People status staff employer customers HCS Safety

HCS Safety achieved Investors in People status on 16th February 2016. We maintain this standard for the benefit of our staff and customers.

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