Lessons learned from Michael's death can be applied across very many different industries and trades.


Michael's Story has been told to a range of audiences for a variety of purposes, including:

Senior Management Audiences

  • To a Board of Directors during a health and safety strategy day. 
  • During a workshop in which health and safety roles and responsibilities were reinforced.  
  • At a group health and safety conference of a multinational corporation.
  • In Cologne to the Board of a global corporation. 

Workforce Audiences

  • To reinforce the importance of safe isolation during roll-out of new tag-out/lock-out processes. 
  • During presentations on dynamic commissioning risks and high voltage working on one of the largest engineering projects being carried out in the UK. 
  • As part of a site director's quarterly update to more than 1000 staff of a major drinks manufacturer, where health and safety is always his top message.
  • As the focus of European health and safety week presentations to a cross-section of the workforce at a major Scottish power station. 
  • During return to work briefings at one of the largest manufacturing sites in the UK.
  • At a safety standdown for the whole workforce on the UK's biggest road construction project. 
  • Prior to a number of safety shutdowns, reinforcing the message that the number one priority is to complete the shutdown safely. 

Trade Union Audiences

  • To members during City & Guilds 2395-01 Inspection & Testing classes.
  • As part of an apprentice forum organised by a trade union, bringing together apprentices from across the UK. 

Contact Louise to discuss how Michael's Story could help contribute to improved safety within your workplace.