over 30 years of documented experience in dealing with crowd safety, counter terrorism, search & major incidents.
(i) developed the Ox-Rails: Supporting Safer Spectators concept; an engineered solution to reduce the risk of a progressive crowd collapse within a Stadium
(ii) developed the Ox-Tales: Supporting Safer Stadia mobile phone app; to support the administration of the Oxford United ‘Banning Scheme’ as well managing other safety & security functions.
holder of internationally recognised Crowd Safety Management / Health & Safety qualifications.
Crowd Safety Science Design and Management
Crowd Safety Management
Specialist member - International Institute of Risk and Safety Management
Event Counter Terrorism Risk Management
Police Commander – Silver / Bronze / Event / CBRN – Notting Hill Carnival, New Year Eve Celebrations, London Olympics, Paralympics, Wembley Stadium Events, Police Support Unit (PSU) [2006 to 2015];
Counter Terrorism – Officer in Charge (OIC) BTP L Area Counter Terrorism Rescue and Recovery Team (RART) [2009 to 2010];
Police Search Advisor – Queens Diamond Jubilee, Remembrance Day, State Opening of Parliament, Operation Keppel [search for April Jones], numerous counter terrorism / crime scene searches. Working in confined space searches [2009 to 2015];
Major Incident Command Experience – London riots / disorder [2010, 2011], London Bombings ; &
Operational Planning – Notting Hill Carnival (Notting Hill Gate Station) [2008 to 2011] / (Westbourne Park Station) [2012 to 2014], New Year Eve Celebrations (Waterloo Station) [2007 to 2011] / Embankment Station [2012 to 2014], London Olympics / Paralympics (North Greenwich Station) , counter terrorism and crime scene searches [2009 to 2015].