Saul Jeavons is a Director of The Transafe Network Limited. He was formerly the Head of Investigations and Risk Management at the UK’s Transport Research Laboratory (TRL), where his role included responsibility for road safety, collision investigation, and fleet safety teams, as well as on-scene management of rail crash incident teams.
Prior to his time at TRL he was Road Safety Manager of a leading private community safety consultancy having previously worked as an Area Road Safety Officer in a highway authority, also working in the Accident Investigation & Prevention Engineering and Safety Audit team.
Saul holds a BTEC Continuing Education Diploma in Accident and Safety Management, is a Fellow of the Association of Industrial Road Safety Officers, an Academy Member of Road Safety GB, a Member of the Management Committee of the Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety and sits on the Safety, Health and Wellbeing Panel (formerly the Road Safety Panel) of the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation.
Saul has undertaken projects for major multinational clients in the corporate sector, as well as for government departments and other public bodies in the UK and overseas. He has worked in more than thirty countries across Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Far East, Central and South East Asia, Australasia and North America, including major projects on road safety policy for organisations including Shell and BP.
Saul specialises in communications issues relating to safety management, incident management, management of collision investigations and in multidisciplinary approaches to road safety problems.
He makes regular presentations to conferences and professional meetings, and provides training to road safety practitioners in a range of technical specialisms.
Saul is a former director of the Institute of Road Safety Officers, where he was Chairman of the Professional Development Committee. He was a visiting lecturer at the Hong Kong Police College on road safety matters. He currently provides risk management consultancy for a range of clients including global insurers and major oil and gas corporations.