ForFarmers has welcomed Alec Robertson to its team as Southern Sites Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) Manager. With an extensive background in construction safety, manufacturing, and senior management roles, Alec brings a wealth of experience and a proactive approach to elevating safety standards within the company.
Alec’s CV includes the role of Senior UK Group HSE Manager for an asbestos management company before moving to the Middle East to focus on construction safety, developing expertise in overseeing safety protocols across diverse projects.
Upon his return to the UK Alec moved to a senior HSE role with a special metals refinery gaining manufacturing experience before progressing to UK HSE Manager for a prominent utilities company. Most recently he was CDM Manager for project works at food manufacturing sites.
In his new role as Southern Sites HSE Manager for ForFarmers, Alec will operate from a home base while overseeing safety measures and compliance across sites from Bury St Edmonds to Exeter. His role includes supporting and challenging the sites to achieve their HSE objectives while fostering a culture of continuous improvement.
"I am looking forward to making a tangible difference," Alec added. "My goal is to both challenge and support the sites to enhance their safety culture and achieve their HSE objectives. I've encountered great individuals within ForFarmers who are equally dedicated to driving progress."
Richard Porter, Health & Safety Officer for ForFarmers said: “Alec's expertise and commitment will further solidify our position as an industry leader and reinforces the company's dedication to excellence in health, safety, and environmental practices. We are delighted to welcome him to the business.”