Health & Safety Professional - VolkerInfra
An enthusiastic Health & Safety Professional with over 19 years’ experience in the construction industry, having worked on numerous major Civil Engineering, Construction and High Voltage Utility Network Projects.
Andy is committed to facilitating and guiding positive change in the workplace in all matters relating to occupational health, safety and well-being. As Branch Secretary of the IOSH North East of Scotland Branch and IOSH mentor, he takes pleasure in sharing knowledge, industry best practice and encouraging all grades of health and safety professionals to continue with career progression and to challenge existing practices.
He continues to drive and implement behavioural safety change in the workplace driven by listening and influencing people’s views and beliefs, to actively encourage safer methods of working through change management and/or new innovations to the industry.
Having led and successfully delivered many health and safety campaigns with demonstrable evidence of how this has positively changed the culture within the business, his attention is focused more to understanding issues surrounding mental health and wellbeing. Having a robust well-being programme implemented within an organisation, coupled with time and financial investment, can create a positive working environment where everyone feels engaged, empowered and cared for.