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New Team member for Salvus – Paul Graham CMIOSH, MIFireE

Thursday, 11 February, 2016

The team at Salvus Consulting are very pleased to welcome Paul Graham to the Salvus fold. Paul is a highly regarded safety professional who has a vast experience in both the fire safety and health and safety fields. Paul like Andrew, our MD, has chaired the IOSH Fire Risk Management group and is very used to working at strategic level, however he is also very happy to be on the front line delivering training and undertaking consultancy services. Based in Scotland, Paul will assist Salvus clients in the region, but…

Former GBBS staff to recieve Safety Training Certificates

H i to all former GBBS staff I have stayed in contact via LinkedIn with many of you and congrats on securing jobs. Many of you attended our range of safety training programmes including Fire Safety in Construction, Designing with Fire Safety in Mind and Fire Wardens, not to mention the Accident Investigators and Permit to Work AP courses. I am aware that you have never received your certificates and we have never been paid to the courses we ran, but I have taken the decision that we will issue…

Fire Safety in Construction presentation – North & West Yorkshire HSE WWT

Friday, 21 November, 2014

Our presentation on Fire Safety in Construction for the North & West Yorkshire HSE WWT in November went down a storm, with many of the delegates indicating that they had taken away many key aspects to drive home the fire safety message for construction projects. It became very clear that those responsible for design of the completed building had not considered key fire safety management aspects for the construction phase as per their duties under CDM. If you would like to see a copy of the presentation please visit our…

IFSECGlobal interview our MD Andrew Furness

Friday, 21 November, 2014

Andrew was recently interviwed by Adam Bannister from the reputable IFSEC Fire on line publication on his views on fire safety and Salvus’ role for the London 2012 Olympics. Also discussed was Andrew’s thoughts on fire safety in design for the construction phase – follow this link to see the full interview:-  

Salvus Fire Training team acheive IFSM ‘Approved Centre Status’

Monday, 3 November, 2014

Chris¬†Richards president of the IFSM¬†presents Andrew Furness with the IFSM’s ‘approved centre status at the IFSM’s AGM. Salvus’ Fire Safety training team is continuing to produce a wide range of Fire Safety Programmes to meet the high demand of bespoke and sector based training requirements. Each course is individually tailored to client needs and will now also benefit from the IFSM approval certificate. Recent programmes developed for the construction sector are the; Fire safety coordinators (Balfour Beatty), the Fire Safety Awareness (Hill Partnerships) and both Pre-construction fire safety planning and…