About Enable

About Enable

About Enable Safety Ltd We are a independent health and safety consultancy, based in Renfrewshire, in the West of Scotland near Paisley and Glasgow, able to provide a range of health and safety services which include:

  • Providing advice on health and safety legislation, health and safety policy, risk assessment, general health and safety documents and health and safety management systems.
  • Health and safety training including NEBOSH accredited training (Health and Safety at Work Award and Environmental Awareness at Work Award).
  • Inspections of workplaces, review of health and safety documents, health and safety management systems and assistance with accident investigation.

Although based in Renfrewshire we are not limited to providing our services locally. We have, and continue to work with clients across a range of sectors, both small and large. Our clients have included:

Mar Hall Hotel SPA and Golf

Glasgow School of Art

Glasgow School of Art Enterprises Ltd

Care Inspectorate

Scottish Police Recreation Association

Doosan Babcock

Paisley Methodist Church

REACT Basketball

Vodafone

PCT

DS Smith

Strathclyde Police

National Policing Improvement Agency NPIA

APAM UK

WB Alloys

Abbeyfield House care home

Dale Marine Services

Montague Evans

etc.

MD Fred Cullum has considerable experience which started in 1979 as a safety representative addressing health and safety concerns.

During employment as a healthy and safety advisor with a Regional Council experience was gained within a wide spectrum of activity including, water treatment works, building repairs and construction, vehicle maintenance, Printing, Education and Social Work and Emergency Services.  Education expanded beyond schools into the inspection of a diverse range of premises for training placements.  Within Social Work this included workshops, residential premises for youth, senior citizens, nurseries and childcare.

From 1994 until 2011 experience was gained within the emergency service environment, policing.  As well as day to day issues advice was also provided during events and major incidents helping to look after the safety of employees and others.

Fred has been engaged within a number of national roles over the years.  In 1994 he was invited to serve on a Home Office Working Group when legislation and guidance was being produced for the police service.   He has been engaged in national groups within the police service in areas such as risk assessment and training, latterly chairing a group which developed core health and safety training standards to be applied across the UK.

In recent years Fred has assisted in the review of moving and handling training and the delivery of training for trainers within the police service.

From 2002 until 2009 Fred was chair of the Association of Police Health and Safety Advisors (APHSA) www.aphsa.org.uk

Over the years Fred has delivered training courses and presentations at further education establishments and conference events.

After leaving the Police Service in December 2011 to set up Enable Safety Ltd Fred was asked to continue as chair of the police health and safety training group until the completion of a learning package for chief officers, completed in 2012.

Encouraging others to embrace health and safety,  helping young people to better understand the benefits from health, safety and wellbeing, including informing and supporting young people as potential future leaders. Fred has supported a number of school career events and delivered training to school children. Contact us for more information on how we can help you manage and integrate health and safety within your business.