Steve Sumner

Committee member

Steve Sumner

Steve was until April 2011, the National Health and Safety Policy Adviser for Local Government Employers (LGE), a role he had fulfilled since LGE was formed in April 2006. He holds postgraduate diplomas in Health and Safety Enforcement, Management Studies and Occupational Hygiene. He is a chartered member of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health and a member of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health. Steve is a RoSPA judge and has chaired the RoSPA awards panel. He is a regular contributor to various LGE publications and speaks widely on health and safety issues as they impact upon local authorities. Steve is the immediate past Chair of the Public Services Group and also a member of the National Safety Symposium (NSS) organising committee.