Members of the ISA Working Group

List of members and biographies for the IET/BCS/SaRS/IMechE Independent Safety Assurance (ISA) Working Group


Simon N BrownQinetiQ

Vice Chair



Kyoumars BahramiSiemens Rail Automation
Steve BeechSR3C Ltd
Andy BuchanSellafield Ltd
Audrey CanningVirkonnen Critical Systems
John CanningVirkonnen Critical Systems
Jim CarpenterRPS Health Safety and Environment
Paul CaseleyDSTL
Alan ClareAdelard LLP
Tim ClementAdelard LLP
Andrew EatonUK CAA
Ed FergusHealth and Safety Executive
Trevor FramptonAbbott Risk Consulting
Stephen HattonERA Technology Ltd
Paul HeywoodAltran Praxis
Dave HighamDelphi Diesel Systems Ltd
Simon HughesERA Technology Ltd
Richard HulmesSAFED
Peter HutchinsonRPS Health Safety and Environment
James IngeMinistry of Defence
Brian JepsonBAE Systems
Steve Kinnersly 
Julian LockettBMT Reliability Consultants Ltd
Ben LockwoodRaytheon
John McDermidUniversity of York
Stuart NunnsABB Eutech Process Solutions
Barrie ReynoldsCASS / 61508 Association
Tim RoweEC Harris
Richard SelbyBAE Systems
David SmithFrazer-Nash Consultancy Ltd
Brian TaylorRPS Risk Management Ltd
David WardMIRA Ltd
Nick WardPioneer Technology Ltd
Andrew WhiteHSE
Steve WhiteFulcrum Assessment
Peter WortSTS Defence

Institution representatives

Alan BerryIET
Trevor CockramSaRS
Rhys DavidIMechE


The members of the working group are happy to discuss the work of the ISA and to answer questions. If you would like to contact any of the above, then please contact