Primary Skills

Materials & Design

  • Rubber

  • Thermoplastics


  • Health and safety


  • Recycling and recover

  • Sustainability management

  • Waste management


  • Legislative and regulatory


  • Automotive

  • Food

  • General

Other Skills

  • Training (

Other Skills


  • Fire safety management


  • Environmental management systems

  • Health and safety management systems

  • PPC permits

Other Skills

  • Environmental management systems

  • ISO14001 EMS implementation

  • ISO45001 OH&SM implementation

  • Training (Health & Safety Environmental & Fire)

  • Fire management

What we do

Richard’s major experience is implementing running Health & Safety/Environmental Management system in accordance with the relevant ISO standards 45001 & 14001. He has extensive experience in the following areas:

  1. Accident Investigation
  2. Policy writing
  3. Fire Risk Management including Policy, Fire Risk Assessment, Training etc.
  4. Risk Assessments
  5. COSHH Assessments
  6. Compliance Audits
  7. Occupational Health Review
  8. Gap Analysis against ISO standard 45001 & 14001
  9. Support on PPC Permit Applications
  10. Waste Management Reviews
  11. Emergency Procedures

Other Skills

  • Sustainability and waste recycling
  • PPC Permits


  • National Fire Company
  • Automotive OEM Supplier
  • Waste disposal & waste recycling Company
  • Water treatment Company

Personal Profile

Richard Bladon
Richard Bladon & Associates

Richard attended South Bank Polytechnic/University and achieved a HND in Chemical Engineering

He has an NVQ4 in Occupational Health & Safety Practice from BCS College

For almost 3 decades, Richard has worked in the Plastics Industry from processing to health, safety and environmental management covering Nordics, UK, Eire & South Africa with a large German Plastics Processes.

A short time working in the Food Industry until he set up his own Health, Safety and Environmental Consultancy business in 2016.

He is a Chartered Member of IOSH (CMIOSH), Practitioner of IEMA (PIEMA) and an Associate of the Institute of Fire Protection Officers (AMIFPO).

He is the Chair of the BPF Industrial Health & Safety Committee, IOSH North Wales Committee and IEMA North Wales Steering Group.

His Motto is: “Protecting your employees is paramount as without them, you have no business”.

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