Neal Stone, LLB MSc MPhil, has been actively involved in health and safety policy and regulation since 1992. From 1992-2008 he worked as a policy adviser at the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). While at HSE his roles included: leading policy and engagement work on director leadership and worker involvement; managing the implementation of charging for HSE’s COMAH and Offshore regulatory work; adviser to Sir Bill Callaghan, HSE Chair.
Neal joined the British Safety Council in 2008 leading the organisation’s policy and communications activities for eight years. He also served as Acting Chief Executive from 2014/2015 and as Deputy Chief Executive from 2015/2016.
He received the President’s Commendation from the IIRSM in 2012 for his contribution to health and safety.
Neal has a law degree from the London School of Economics, a masters degree in politics and public administration from Birkbeck College and a masters research degree in politics and government from the University of Kent.