Randal B. Counihan & Association Ltd takes great pride in the personalised service that it delivers. The principal has accumulated 12 years experience in the design and implementation of Health & Safety Management Systems and is currently an IRCA Approved Principal Auditor of both the OHSAS 18001 and the Construction Specific Safe T Cert Health & Safety Standards: he is also a competent Lead Auditor of the ISO 9001 Quality and ISO 14001 Environmental Standards, as well as holding a Project Management Professional PMP qualification.

Prior to his current career in Occupational Health & Safety Management Systems Design, the Principal served for 24 years - from Cadet to Lieutenant Commander (Executive) - in the Irish Naval Service. Having served a tour overseas in South Lebanon with UN HQ and subsequently achieved Captaincy of a number of Irish State Ships, he retired from Public Service to become the Health & Safety Manager of a noted Civil Engineering & Construction Company for which he achieved accreditation to the Safe T Cert Standard in 2003.

Currently the Principal is engaged in the audit and promotion of the construction specific Safe T Cert Standard in the Republic of Ireland working on behalf of the Construction Industry Federation CIF and can claim some credit in the 30% year on year growth of that standard in the Republic.