Meet The Team

Bill McAllister


Position: Managing Director

Formed Safety Advice Centre Ltd in September 1984, is a Chartered Member of IOSH and holder of an MSSc in Health and Safety. Qualified and experienced Occupational Hygienist with a particular specialism in Asbestos. Former Chairman of the Northern Ireland Branch of IOSH and Northern Ireland Safety Group.

Karen McAllister


Position: Finance Director

Responsible for all things financial ensuring that Safety Advice Centre Ltd remains a financially healthy organisation. Karen holds responsibility for debtor, credit control and salary.

Alan Burch


Position: Consultancy Services Manager

An experienced Health and Safety professional with natural training and communication skills. A Chartered Member of IOSH and holder of an MSSc in Health and Safety. 20 years experience in the delivery of Health and Safety Training and Consultancy at the highest levels.

William McAllister


Position: Asbestos Analyst & Surveyor/ Quality Manager

A Chartered Member of IOSH and holder of an MSSc in Health and Safety; William is responsible for all aspects of quality in relation to our accredited asbestos services. A fully authorised Asbestos Analyst and Asbestos Surveyor holding the P402, P402R, P403, P404, P405 and W504/S301 proficiency certificates in Asbestos.

Scott Lockhart


Position: Asbestos Consultant

Leads the Safety Advice Centre Ltd Asbestos Survey Team. Holder of P402 and P402R proficiency certificates for Asbestos Surveying along with the P405 certificate for Management of Asbestos in Buildings. Also holding the NEBOSH General Certificate and an Advanced Diploma in Management Practice.
Close to a decade of experience in the delivery of Asbestos Surveys and Asbestos-Related Consultancy Services to private and public sector clients throughout Northern Ireland.

Maria Quinn


Position: Asbestos Surveyor

Delivering Asbestos Management, Pre-Refurbishment and Pre-Demolition Surveys for private and public throughout Northern Ireland. Holder of P402 proficiency certificate for Asbestos Surveying and NEBOSH General Certificate.

Lorraine Armstrong


Position: Office Administrator

Joined the company in 2008 Lorraine is the clients first point of contact with Safety Advice Centre Ltd. Responsible for the smooth operation of Safety Advice Centre Ltd on a daily basis. Specific responsibility for maintaining the diaries of all of our consultants.

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