The Team

“LRB Consulting provides businesses with the assistance they need to ensure they are looking after the health and safety of all employees, from all walks of lives. Our reputation as one of the best independent health and safety consultancies in the UK comes from our genuine desire to change and improve every working environment we encounter. This includes our own.

At LRB Consulting, we believe that everyone should be able to enter their workplace free from prejudice and bias, and will continue working to ensure that we are providing a safe and equal environment for everyone we work with, whilst continuing to encourage and guide others to do the same.”

Michael Ellerby


Working alongside, and leading, an excellent team of health and safety consultants is our Director, Michael Ellerby. He is a Chartered Safety and Health Practitioner and Chartered Chemist and appears on the Occupational Safety and Health Consultants Register (OSHCR).

He uses his vast experience in consultancy and industry as a health and safety consultant for the benefit of our clients. As a respected Health and Safety Trainer with an International Reputation, Michael is in demand to deliver high-quality training at all levels, including the delivery of Webinars, Seminars and international health and safety training. Michael also carries out training and consultancy in the Middle East. He has recently helped in the development of training courses aimed at schools and academies.

Mike bring niche skills and experience in the arena of laboratory safety and the safe handling of substances hazardous to health.

Paul Godwin

Senior Health & Safety Consultant / Trainer

Paul is a senior Health and Safety Consultant and Trainer. He has over 30 years experience in the Health and Safety sector working with UK Government departments, blue-chip companies, aviation and educational establishments in the UK, Australia and South America. Paul has a keen interest in risk assessing, accident investigation but has a full all-rounded skill base. He takes great pride in his work and has an enthusiasm for Health and Safety that is hard to match. He has a wide range of different clients and consistently ensures positive results for each and every one of them.

Peter Phillips

Senior Health & Safety and Food Safety Consultant

Peter has a long and impressive history in the world of Health and Safety. He has worked in the Enforcement side of the industry (as an EHO) as well as in the Food Safety & Food Hygiene sector. He has many years of valuable experience as a Health and Safety Consultant and has worked with many clients in many sectors from many backgrounds. Peter also brings experience in the construction industry and has managed the safety on large Wind Turbine projects. A fantastic Team player and an asset to the business.

Jo Sheraton

Health & Safety Consultant

Having worked in the Manufacturing Industry for over 30 years, Jo (a former HR Manager) has valuable experience of working within both small family businesses and high profile blue-chip international companies.  She has a vast experience of manufacturing processes dealing with a wide variety of Health & Safety issues.  Jo also has an excellent and practical knowledge of food hygiene, having also worked within the food industry for many years.

Lucy Jones

Health & Safety Consultant

With a degree in Environmental Health, Lucy brings a wealth of up-to-date knowledge covering food hygiene and health and safety. Spending the majority of her time working alongside our retained clients, she empowers others with the knowledge to improve their working practices and the safety of their employees.

Nigel Slawson

Health & Safety Consultant

With over 25 years experience in the retail and warehousing industry, Nigel discovered a passion for health and safety and joined the LRB Consulting team in January 2022. In addition to roles in Health and Safety Management, HR Management and Facilities Management within his previous company, he completed his NCRQ Level 6 Diploma and has never looked back. Nigel is committed to ensuring that health and safety is relevant and understandable to all, and is keen to help all of his clients promote a positive health and safety environment within their companies. Nigel is an experienced and passionate trainer across topics including First Aid, Fire Safety, Manual Handling and more.

Mike Davies

Health and Safety Officer

Having worked in the Manufacturing Industry for many years, Mike has recently provided support on Health and Safety matters in the aerospace sector. He has experience in several important areas, including working with hazardous substances and flammable liquids, manual and mechanical handling of loads, and improving the safety culture within an organisation. Mike is also experienced in delivering training and helping to solve problems. He is a great addition to the LRB Consulting Team.


Dettie Ellerby

Office Manager

With a background in live events, and a wealth of experience in management and administration, Dettie is the first port of call when you get in touch with the office.