Howard Passey

Howard trained formally as a land surveyor spending eight years in the construction industry before joining the Fire Protection Association as a Training/Information Officer in 1992. He has a BEng (Hons) in Fire Engineering and is a Member of the Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE), a Fellow of the Institute of Fire Safety Managers (IFSM),registered on the Nationally Accredited Fire Risk Assessors Register (NFRAR) and is a member of the Insurance Europe Prevention Forum.

He has spent considerable time in our fire advisory division and is among our most experienced and respected fire risk assessors; helping clients with complex and varied projects including fire safety audits, fire strategy development and reviews, inspections and risk assessments. Howard’s varied and thorough knowledge of the industry makes him perfectly placed as our director of operations, ensuring the integrity of our work.

Howard has been the Convener of the RISCAuthority Risk Control Working Group since 2003 and was more recently appointed as RISCAuthority Programme Manager.