Kedleston Safety

A bit about us


Kedleston Safety - Providing health and safety support, training and advice, to a wide range of businesses.

We offer practical hands-on support and advice to help businesses proactively protect the health, safety and wellbeing of their staff.  

Safety is everyone’s concern and at Kedleston Safety we are passionate about changing the perception that health and safety has . Changing employees’ opinions regarding risk management can be a difficult, but there are methods you can use to change your workplace’s attitude which we can assist with. We know that health and Safety can be a legal minefield so we will help you to unravel complex legislation to make it easy to understand.

We provide sensible and no-nonsense advice to let you know exactly what your business needs to do to comply, no two businesses are the same! With the experience of the team we can effectively protect your business and its employees whilst helping to develop a positive health and safety culture. 

Our expert advisors are always on hand to ensure businesses are safe, think safe and to offer the right advice at the right time. 

We provide a varient training both in an open format or in house to fit the specific needs of your business.  All our courses are delivered by qualified health and safety consultants and trainers. 

Health and safety doesn't need to be complicated. So, when you need reliable, practical people with a common sense approach to safety, talk to Kedleston Safety.

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Call: 01332 220606

Meet the team

Suzanne Dixon CMIOSH


Kedleston Safety is led by Suzanne Dixon, a chartered safety and health practitioner with over 18 years health and safety (H&S) experience. 

She has worked in a variety of sectors including Rail, construction, Leisure and Entertainment, and her areas of expertise include risk management, H&S business cultures and mentoring.

Qualified in both Health and Safety and Environmental Management, Suzanne is an Alumni of the University of Derby, completing both her BSc (Hons) and MSc. 

Suzanne founded Kedleston Safety in 2016, identifying a gap in the market for practical and effective solutions to Health and Safety for local companies who do not have that expertise in-house. Suzanne is an active in her work; rather than sitting behind a desk bombarding client with information, she acts as a supportive guide, leading businesses through the minefield of health and safety rules and regulations, providing the right solution for them and their business. 

Suzanne’s friendly, open and honest approach combined with her broad experience of environmental, health and safety legislation make her a first-class consultant and trainer.

Bill the safety duck


Bill is the Kedleston Safety mascot.

He keeps a watchful eye over the office . he likes to see how many dice people can balance on his beak!

Daryn Shepherd NEBOSH


Daryn is the latest addition to our team, joining us on part time basis.  He got into health and safety by accident (excuse the pun!).  He studied English Literature at University, and has a Post-Graduate Degree in Horror and Transgression! 

Daryn has worked as a facilities officer for many years, with an overriding responsibility for health and safety. In fact you will often see him at QUAD in Derby, where he is their Facilities Officer too.  

Daryn will be supporting Kedleston Safety clients in the leisure and entertainment sector, as well as small businesses.  Rest assured, there is nothing Daryn doesn’t know about the health and safety in cinemas and public venues.

“Working within the arts has brought me a few unique health and safety challenges, which has provided a robust track record in both creative problem solving and ensuring partnerships are allowed to flourish in a way that benefits all parties involved. I am looking forward very much to meeting and working with Kedleston Safety clients"