Company Director Steve Rands graduated from Portsmouth University with a Masters degree in Occupational and Environmental Health and Safety Management. Whilst supporting a variety of companies and businesses, Steveís priority for Different Strands Ltd is to cut through jargon and red tape offering practical and cost effective solutions to health and safety problems faced in the daunting world of health and safety legislation.

Different Strands Ltd has over 15 years health & safety experience in both public and private sectors. What sets us apart from other health and safety companies is that all our consultants are Chartered Health &Safety Practitioners and as such are registered on the national H&S Consultants register.

We have expanded our major events safety team and have a proven track record in planning and providing safety consultants for events such as Blackheath Fireworks Display, Motorcycle World, Beaulieu International Autojumble, sporting events and outdoor music concerts.

Different Strands provides a comprehensive Health and Safety consultancy service covering all your legal requirements. We can provide you with workable solutions regardless of the size of your business to ensure that you remain compliant with current Health and Safety legislation.

As an accredited training centre for both the Institution of Occupational Safety
and Health (IOSH) and Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) we only use professionally qualified trainers as well as supplying trainers to one of north west Englandís largest training companies.

We offer a full range of accredited Health and Safety training courses for delivery in house or we can assess your training requirements and design a course specifically for your needs.

For a full list of courses go to the Training Page.