Ryder Marsh Consultancy Clients

"It was the most useful and informative talk I have ever had the pleasure to observe, he (Tim Marsh) is a truly talented and inspirational talker and if he offers any coaching or mentoring courses please could you let me have details, please pass on my comments to him and congratulate him on a amazing session"

Martin Smith, UK.

"You are one of the best in the world..."

Tan Kay Yong, Managing Director, GlaxoSmithKline, Singapore.

"I was fortunate enough to be present for your presentation yesterday... may I take this opportunity to express my thanks for your informative and enlightening talk. ... I have personally been in the fortunate position of having been involved with Behavioural Safety campaigns with (lists several major projects) and have been exposed to various consultants and courses on this subject. I am sure you will be pleased to hear that, through all this, I can confirm that I felt more enlightened on both the 'way forward' and the general topic from your short presentation yesterday than I have been from all of the other initiatives put together... "

NH, Senior Safety Advisor, Major Building Contractor (Name withheld because of the reference to other providors).

"We would like to thank you very much for your contribution to yesterday's successful event... not only was the information contained in your presentation very interesting but the range of examples and the involvement of the delegates . maintained everyone's interest for the full morning. No small feat. we were really pleased that the feedback from the delegates was so positive"

Nick Berentzen, Head of Occupational Safety Chemical Industries Association

Ryder Marsh (Safety) has a reputation for being able to operate in highly demanding environments.
Setting Up

"... excellent work this week... glowing feedback from the (300 person) Focus Lunch - eg

"one of the best I have ever attended" - and the volunteer seeking briefings were superb."
" ... excellent behavioural safety training course... without exception all delegates scored it at the very highest level on each and every category ... the balance between theory and practicality is just right and I personally gained a great deal from the sessions."

Simon Smith Senior Safety Advisor AWE

And the process outcome…

"The overall scores are up from 70% to 92% in 10 weeks. It’s visibly safer, communications about safety are better… it’s the first process that I’ve been involved with that actually gets something done"

Andrew Bosley, SC member, AWE.

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"May I thank you for an excellent interactive presentation. It was a pleasure to attend and I know the attendees all left with a much greater understanding of Behavioural Safety "

Douglas Kell, Newcastle Construction Safety Group

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"Within a year we reduced the number of days lost to less than a sixth of previous years' figures - now that's real hard currency payback."

Stephen Smith, Site Manager Haarman & Reimer (part of Bayer Group)

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"In our experience Ryder Marsh deliver a full range of behavioural safety interventions which impact positively on key performance indicators. Their overall approach and the training and support they provide are first class."

Terry Nichol, Director and General Manager XL Prevent Risk Services Ltd

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"Applying behavioural techniques to a peripatetic workforce is a great challenge. We were particularly impressed by the flexibility and professionalism of Ryder Marsh in meeting this challenge."

Gus Davidson, Head of Safety West of Scotland Water

"A wealth of practical experience underpinned by a sound theoretical knowledge."

Gerald Mills, Training Manager BAE Systems

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"The culture change is visible as soon as you walk into the factory... it's had a huge impact ."

Wayne Rose, Steering Committee Chep UK, Trafford Park

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"It has delivered a genuine step change in the shop floor attitude and the safety culture. "

Vince McGurk, National Operations Manager Chep UK, Trafford Park

Rendezvous with the vessel in the North Sea with ABP.
Presentations and Training

Comments from delegates at the Maclay Murry and Spens open seminar at the RAC Club, Pall Mall, London (March 2004)

"Good and inspiring stuff”... ”EXCELLENT… better than ‘very good’!” (“very good” being the highest ranking available) …... “Well timed and interactive with excellent videos”... “very good presentation with good ratio of exercises, videos and talking… “very good topic, very relevant and thought provoking”

“I learnt a great deal from today”

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“Many thanks again for such a fantastic presentation… the feedback forms were extremely positive…”

David Leckie, Partner and host

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"Many thanks for speaking at the conference for us. I thoroughly enjoyed your presentation and feedback from the delegates has been extremely positive."

Mary Guinness HM Prisons Service

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"First class presentation... definitely created a buzz... allowed us to learn about a methodology that is both innovative and effective."

Peter Ross Personnel Health & Safety Consultants

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"Thank you again for an excellent session" (Georgia Lowe), "... the day was a huge success" (Nicholas Moore, Partner)

Osborne Clarke Solicitors

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"Excellent... the emphasis on practical aspects allowed us to leave with a real view of the (behavioural) technique as a tool."

Trevor Jones, Chairman London Metropolitan Branch, IOSH

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"The inevitable cynicism was quickly overcome. The varied, straitforward and interactive learning techniques led to an enjoyable and highly successful training event that will provide on-going benefit to the company."

Jim Bowes, Head of HR Universal Kelvin

Safety Leadership Training

"This may me make me a sad safety type person but I found it very energising and couldn't wait to talk to people about it"

"The course content was excellent. topics discussed at the right level. presenter demonstrated expert knowledge early on. discussions took place without interference but stopped when not relevant.course certainly set out what was needed for safety leadership"

"I enjoyed all the content. professionally delivered" "Very good mix of videos, participation and presentation"

"Behavioural safety and tools to understand why people do what they do extremely good"

"The time went quickly. free flowing with considerable interaction" "Polished and resourceful presenter. lots of good examples. extremely knowledgeable . likeable character with excellent breadth and experience"

". the issue of designing out temptation taught me something . I will look at this when I carry out future investigations"

Comments from senior management at Dow Corning, May 2004

Ryder Marsh Facilitated User Conference 2002

"Having just completed our Steering Group training, we were very motivated and riding a wave of enthusiasm. Just when we thought we couldn't be motivated any more, this conference lifted us up another level. Thanks for the extra incentive."

Steve Moore, Aventis Crop Science "The Manchester

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Conference was a huge success... all user organisations had benefited from the behavioural approach - particularly those with the highest levels of workforce involvement... reinforced our belief that the behavioural approach is long term and sustainable."

Steering Committee minutes, Shell's Cormorant Alpha Platform

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"An exceptionally interesting and informative day ... and I'd like to say that it clearly demonstrated how the professional can gain a great deal from a committed and directed workforce initiative."

Stephen Fulwell, Head of Technical Affairs IOSH

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"An excellent event ... a fantastic opportunity to learn from the experiences of others."

Steve Kay, Rank Hovis Occupational Safety & Health

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"A fascinating day ... very impressed by participants enthusiasm and level of involvement."

Graham Guy, Shell Exploration and Production

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"Thank you for providing such a thought provoking Conference. I was particularly impressed with the presentations from the ... " (names several client Steering Committees)

H. J. Benjamin, Risk Management Controller Manor Bakeries

International Workshops

"Last year there were 5 international speakers and the delegates felt it was too much but they suggested I get just 1 international person out to do a key-note address on international trends and a workshop. During research, people recommended we get you out here for the Symposium again. Would you be willing to come back out?"

Leigh Robinson, Conference Producer, IIR South Africa BV