Nathanael Challacombe

Nathanael is a Chartered Safety and Health Practitioner and established within the construction industry for 16 years working for clients and principal contractors in site management and as a Health and Safety professional.

Having worked up through the site management disciplines, Nathanael has accomplished responsibility and accountability of implementing and managing Occupational Health and Safety, Environmental and Quality systems on a range of sites, workshops and offices throughout the UK.

Nathanael is the Group Health, Safety, Quality and Environmental Manager for Barnwood Group; a major regional construction company undertaking projects up to a value of £20-million, with an annual turnover of 90 million pounds.

Originating from within the Group is a commercial new build contractor, a major national shopfitting company and general works contractor completing residential and smaller commercial projects.

Nathanael’s experience gives him an understanding on how pressured the site and workshop works can be and has an understanding into the culture and systems that work effectively in organisations and their sites.

Nathanael works closely with his supply chain especially smaller firms helping them develop their H&S systems and Safe Systems of Work.

Nathanael holds the position of Vice Chair for the South West Working Well Together and sits on the Wood Safety Group committee, which is a HSE and Industry partnership.