Health & Safety

david allan

David Allan (C.Sci, C.Chem, MRSC, CMIOSH, MCQI, CQP)
is the Quality Health & Safety Manager for the Raeburn Group.

David was the Chairman of the British Drilling Association, BDA, 2008 – 10, and the BDA’s Technical Standards, Health & Safety Committee, stepping down after 14 years in January 2016. He has chaired the BDA working parties producing guidance for the land drilling industry. He is currently working with the Coal Authority, HSE and BDA writing Industry guidance on dangers from hazardous gases associated with coal measures. He is also involved in editing and updating the BDA’s Health & Safety Manual.

David is a safety lecturer on the BDA’s Apprentice Scheme, a RoSPA trained manual handling instructor and risk assessor, and a United Kingdom Accreditation Service Technical Quality Auditor of Materials Testing Laboratories.

David has worked in the construction industry for the last 20 years with the previous experience in the chemical and pharmaceutical industries.