KEYNOTE

Challenges and opportunities for a Chemicals Regulator – Life after BREXIT

Speaker

Dr Richard Daniels Director of Chemicals Regulation Division - Health & Safety Executive (HSE)

Time & Location

Thursday: 10.20 to 10.40, Stage 1

About this presentation

Challenges and opportunities for a Chemicals Regulator – Life after BREXIT

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Speaker Bio:

Richard is Director of HSE’s Chemicals Regulation Division (CRD) taking up post in March 2020. He joined HSE in 1992 as an inspector and has held numerous leadership positions during his career, most recently as Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector of Explosives. His current responsibilities include leading c340 staff in CRD to support the safe and sustainable use of chemicals in the UK. He is Senior Responsible Officer for overseeing HSE’s arrangements for transitioning CRD (on behalf of HSE) into Great Britain’s Chemicals Regulator –  having successfully delivered the immediate changes required for 1 January 2021 operations. He is joint Chair of the UK Chemicals Governance Group, which supports the future strategic delivery of chemicals regulation in the UK.