Chris Hall

Vice Chair

Chris Hall 

Chris has been a Chartered Member of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health since 2010 and is a Graduate Member of the Institution of Fire Engineers. He is an event safety consultant with both strategic and operational experience and knowledge providing pragmatic and proportional event safety solutions, services, and support for the events industry.

A former 'Principle' Event Safety Consultant for Capita and Health and Safety Manager, Competent Person for Fire Safety and Lead Safety Auditor and Fire Risk Assessor for the NEC Group in Birmingham, Chris now devotes his time to his own business Event Safety Planning Ltd established in 2004 with is business partner Steve Riches.

Chris works on large scale mass participation sporting events, fixed multipurpose venues and mass gatherings both in the UK and internationally having worked on projects in the USA, South East Asia and the UAE. He also works alongside Professor Chris Kemp to provide consultancy and training for Mind Over Matter (MOM), a company providing consultancy services, audits, research and training in the field of crowd dynamics, human behaviours and crowd safety, nationally and internationally.