Astutis Health, Safety & Environmental Blog

Chris Flynn GradIOSH

Chris is a Health Safety and Environmental consultant based in London area. He has been working in the Health and Safety field for six years in role specific positions as well as a further twelve years military experience in various roles and operating conditions. His areas of expertise include; Shipping logistics, warehousing and transport, Aviation and airspace management, Mechanical engineering and Security management.

Recent Posts

Prioritise the Wellbeing of your Workforce

Written by Chris Flynn GradIOSH on 02 April 2019 11:45:51 BST

The role of health and safety has traditionally been more involved in safety within the organisation rather than health. Safety outcomes are often more immediate and therefore perhaps easier to recognise and manage, whereas health outcomes are often delayed and the effects are not seen or felt for a longer period of time. This influences how we prioritise our actions and safety is more often than not, at the top of the list.

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Tags: Advice for businesses & organisations

Guide to ISO 45001 Plan-Do-Check-Act

Written by Chris Flynn GradIOSH on 19 March 2019 10:54:26 GMT

Watch this short video guide to how to use the ISO 45001 health and safety management system. Chris Flynn will talk you through each stage of the Plan-Do-Check-Act cycle. He outlines the key features of each stage to get in place and the importance of adding ISO 45001 into the context of your company and the role of the senior management. Watch this quick guide now....

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Tags: Advice for businesses & organisations

A Career Starts in the Forces & Transfers to Safety

Written by Chris Flynn GradIOSH on 24 July 2018 17:23:24 BST

Having been persuaded by my father at the age of 17 that the Parachute Regiment could wait and obtaining a trade was initially a wiser approach, I embarked on a career in the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (REME). It turned out my father understood a little more about life than I did and his advice was sound for a young man unsure of where to direct his energy.

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Tags: NEBOSH courses, NEBOSH General Certificate

Journey from Armed Forces to Health and Safety 

Written by Chris Flynn GradIOSH on 22 February 2018 09:35:50 GMT

Meet Chris Flynn who after a successful 12 years in the UK Armed Forces, made the decision to reinvent himself and embark on a career more suited to his changing lifestyle. Using his Enhanced Learning Credited to undertake NEBOSH training, he began his journey to become a qualified health and safety practitioner, working in the UK, Australia, US and Dubai. 

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Airside Driving – Vehicle Safety at Work

Written by Chris Flynn GradIOSH on 07 April 2016 13:54:31 BST

In this blog we are going to look at the specialist area of Airside Driving and best practice. Safety compliance in airside driving is essential in avoiding dangerous and costly accidents.

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