Specialist legal training and consultancy
in major incident management

Some of our Clients

and their comments on the training


Department of Health and Social Care

NHS England

NHS Wales

NHS Trusts

“David is absolutely excellent, training of life skills, motivational, absolutely fantastic, holds everyone’s attention, the best study day I have ever been on.”


“David is fabulous, has great style, very knowledgeable, extremely engaging, very clear, lively, good mix of humour & real case examples.”

Harefield Hospital Executive

“DBS is a legend”

Guys & St Thomas’s Hospital Executives

“I literally found all parts of the course useful!”

“DBS is commanding”

“DBS knows his subject inside & out and back to front! He is very, very credible”

Welsh Ambulance Strategic Commander

“I could list many adjectives to describe him, but DBS was brilliant and a bit scary because he is so good!”

King Edward VII Hospital

“Key messages to avoid common bear traps”, “Highly knowledgeable and informative”.

NHS Front line workers


Hampshire Constabulary

“Very engaging with so much knowledge”, “Great energy”, “Brilliant”, “Loved him”,
“Awesome”, “Totally engaging”

“Challenging, engaging, sense of humour. I found it incredibly useful.”

Chief Constable Dyfed Powys Police

North Wales Police

South Wales Police

Surrey and Sussex Police

“Very engaging speaker”, “made a potentially dry subject easily accessible”, “excellent public speaker”, “wealth of experience”.

Local Authorities

Hampshire County Council 

“David is a force of nature, super-charged, inspiring speaker, excellent, thought provoking, brilliant.”

City of London Corporation

“DBS is superb, excellent, entertaining, very engaging.”

Chief Executives Strategic Response

London Borough of Lambeth

“David is highly knowledgeable, entertaining, excellent presentation style & pace.”

London Borough of Hackney

“DBS is awesome, very erudite, wealth of information, professionally delivered.”

London Borough of Barking & Dagenham

“David is excellent and very engaging.”

Surrey County Council

“David is excellent, very good speaker, entertaining, knowledgeable.”

Kent County Council

“Challenging – SPI training is a must for anyone participating in managing a major incident.”

Coventry City Council

“the SPI course was very, very good. David was outstanding.”

Portsmouth City Council

“David has great public speaking skills, superb, enjoyable & witty.”

Swindon Town Council

Fire & Rescue Services

London Fire Brigade

Scottish Fire and Rescue Service

Staffordshire Fire and Rescue

“David is experienced, knowledgeable, fantastic presenter, theatrical presence, very entertaining, exceptionally engaging, huge learning experience.”

Kent Fire and Rescue

Essex Fire and Rescue

Hampshire Fire and Rescue

Mid & West Wales Fire Rescue Service Commander

“David is experienced, knowledgeable, fantastic presenter, theatrical presence, very entertaining, exceptionally engaging, huge learning experience.”

Merseyside FRS

“Giving a presentation without any PowerPoint or IT was very impressive”, “delivery was superb”, “outstanding session”.

London Fire Brigade

EPRR Organisations




“a privilege to be with DBS, excellent, awesome, absolutely fantastic, will never forget.”


Wales Gold

“DBS was the highlight, brilliant, engaging, hugely powerful, informative & relevant, excellent, super-entertaining, instils the fear of God, worthy listening to him again and again.”

Wales Loggists

“DBS is very enjoyable, excellent speaker, lovely, funny, scary, excellent delivery, brilliant, entertaining, thought provoking, knowledgeable, fantastic presentation.”

London Resilience Forum


“to say David is amazing would be an understatement, absolute gentleman, so knowledgeable, fantastic speaker, excellent presenter, very experienced, supportive.”


Ministry of Defence

Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Home Office

Cabinet Office

Llywodraeth Cymru – Welsh Government

“it was a very powerful and impressive presentation, thank you for scaring us in the right way, we’ve all taken a great deal from you, very helpful (if sobering!) update and refresher.”

Aircraft Investigation

Cranfield University (Aerospace and Transport Faculty)

“fantastic quality material, David’s style is hugely engaging and appreciated by delegates from all over the world, great pleasure to endorse David’s work.”

Farnborough Air Show

“DBS is very knowledgeable & experienced, very clear, engaged very well with the audience, excellent input, articulate, superb, engaging, entertaining.”

Heathrow Airport

“David is fabulous, captivating, scared the hell out of me, fantastic, enthusiastic, welcoming, authoritative, polite.”

Manchester Airport

Edinburgh Airport


“David is interesting, entertaining, engaging, thought provoking, fascinating, great presenter, top man.”

Third Sector

Mountain Rescue

“David’s presentation was amazing!”

First Aid Nursing Yeomanry

Royal College of Nursing

“David made a dull subject very lively, very amusing, best speaker I have ever seen, wonderful, what a character, inspiring.”


Regents University

“David is entertaining, held our attention, excellent, engaging presentation style, good pace, great energy, strong, lively.”

United States State Department

Malaysia Airlines, Kuala Lumpur

“David is an excellent lawyer, awesome, brilliant, gifted, very professional, lively, no dull moments.”