Richard Beale

Committee Member

Richard has been a health and safety consultant specialising in the theatre industry since 2003. Since then he has been involved in developing safety management systems for a number of theatres throughout the UK and working with his team to deliver training in a range of health and safety subject areas.

Having audited a number of productions and theatres both in the west end and around the country Richard has a good understanding of the challenges facing this unique industry and enjoys the challenge of coming up with solutions to safety problems.

Richard is a Chartered Safety Practitioner, registered on the OSHCR and has chaired a number of industry leading projects such as the creation of the world’s only ‘IOSH Managing Safely for Theatre and Production’ course and consulting on the industries only Health and Safety Software package. Most recent projects involve developing security plans and major incident plans for theatre groups in London.