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Accident Prevention and Safety Awareness

This Cross-party group's purpose: To promote all aspects of safety through safety awareness and accident prevention.

Next meeting

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

This meeting will be held virtually at 6pm, anyone wishing to attend must contact [email protected].

Get in touch

If you want to get in touch, you can contact Alistair Taylor



Involved in the group

MSPs, individuals and organisations who participate in and support this group.

Current Members

Adamson, Clare

Clare Adamson


Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Motherwell and Wishaw (Constituency)

Simpson, Graham

Graham Simpson

Deputy Convener

Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

MSP for: Central Scotland (Region)

Baker, Claire

Claire Baker


Party: Scottish Labour

MSP for: Mid Scotland and Fife (Region)

Briggs, Miles

Miles Briggs


Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

MSP for: Lothian (Region)

Harper, Emma

Emma Harper


Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: South Scotland (Region)

Ruskell, Mark

Mark Ruskell


Party: Scottish Green Party

MSP for: Mid Scotland and Fife (Region)

Non MSP Individuals

  • David Birrell 
  • Andy Cathro

  • Maurice Corry
  • Mark Lilley
  • Sylvia Mackay
  • Kenny Macleod
  • John Nelson
  • Duncan Spiers
  • Margaret Spiers
  • Brian Topping
  • Liz Young


  • Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA Scotland) - secretary
  • Absafe
  • Advice Direct Scotland
  • Argyll and Bute Council
  • Association of British Insurers
  • Association of Local Authority Chief Housing Officers
  • Barnardos
  • Bluerad LLP
  • British Automatic Fire Sprinkler Association (BAFSA)
  • British Psychological Society, Division of Health Psychology – Scotland
  • Building Engineering Services Association (BESA)
  • Building Research Establishment
  • Caledonia Public Affairs Ltd
  • Canoe Scotland
  • Care and Repair Scotland
  • Care Inspectorate
  • Central Training Services Ltd
  • Child Accident Prevention Trust
  • Church of Scotland
  • Clydeside Action
  • CO Research Trust
  • Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
  • Convention of Scottish Local Authorities
  • Crossreach
  • Cycling Scotland
  • Cycling UK
  • DAB Plus
  • Duradiamond Healthcare
  • Electrical Safety First
  • Fife Council Housing and Safer Communities Service
  • Fire Brigade Union Scotland
  • Gas Safe Register
  • Gistworld
  • Good Egg Safety CIC
  • Green Cross Training
  • Health and Safety Executive
  • Health and Safety in Voluntary Sector Scotland
  • Health and Safety Network (CDN) Scotland’s Colleges
  • Healthy Working Lives
  • Highland Council
  • Home Safety Scotland
  • IAM Roadsmart
  • Information Services Division, NHS Scotland
  • Injury Observatory for Britain and Ireland
  • IOSH Scotland
  • Jacobs Infrastructure
  • John McNicol Electrical Engineers
  • Key and Community Lifestyles
  • Kingdon Housing Association Ltd
  • Lion Safety
  • Macfarlan Smith
  • Magnox Ltd
  • Midlothian Council
  • Morgan Sindall
  • Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
  • Network Rail
  • NG Homes
  • NHS Dumfries and Galloway
  • NHS Fife
  • NHS Lothian
  • Partnership on Health and Safety in Scotland
  • Play Scotland
  • Public Health Scotland
  • Road Safety Strategic Partnership Board
  • Robert Gordon University
  • Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors
  • Royal National Lifeboat Institution
  • Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
  • Royal Hospital for Sick Children Glasgow
  • Royal Life Saving Society UK
  • Safety Groups UK
  • Scot PHO
  • Scotland’s Campaign Against Irresponsible Drivers
  • Scottish Adventure Activities Forum
  • Scottish Autism
  • Scottish Canoe Association
  • Scottish Childminding Association
  • Scottish Community Safety Network
  • Scottish Fire and Rescue Service
  • Scottish Hazards 
  • Scottish Landlords
  • Scottish Occupational Road Safety Alliance (ScORSA)
  • Scottish Outdoors Consortium
  • Scottish Pre School Play Association
  • Scottish Social Care Partners Forum
  • Scottish Swimming
  • Scottish Trauma Network
  • Scottish Waste Industry Training, Competence and Health and Safety (SWITCH) Forum
  • Scottish Water
  • SGN 
  • Smart Play Network
  • Society of Chief Officers of Trading Standards in Scotland
  • South Ayrshire Council Community Planning
  • SPFL Trust
  • SprinklerSafe Europe Ltd
  • St Andrew’s First Aid
  • TechnipFMC
  • The Risk Factory
  • The Wise Group
  • Totseat
  • University of the West of Scotland
  • Viridis Safety
  • Water Safety Scotland
  • Wild Wimmin

  • ZERO Waste Scotland

Group work

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