About Us at COMAH Consulting

Registered Office: 

Unit 10, Alvaston Business Park Middlewich Road, Nantwich CW5 6PF

Company registration number :09531408 (England and Wales).

VAT Registration No: 210899894

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​​​COMAH Consulting Ltd - About us

Russell Spriggs CEng MIChemE MIGEM
Chartered Chemical Engineer
Member of the Institute of Chemical Engineers and the Institute of Gas Engineers and Managers.

Key Career Features

Degree- Biol Chemistry, Essex

PG Dip - Chemical Engineering, Swansea

MSc(Eng) - Process Safety and Loss Prevention, Sheffield

4 Years Process Safety Consultant

3 Years Principal Process Engineer and Project Manager - Capita

10 Years Contract Process Engineer - inc ICI

8 Years Operations Management - Yule Catto plc

COMAH Consulting is a small company which is managed by Director and Principal Consultant Russell Spriggs. 

Our consultants and associates have COMAH regulatory expertise from the perspectives of an engineer, and from a former regulator.  We have major hazard and process safety experience of: laboratory operations; R&D; Scale up; plant operations; plant design; plant construction; plant commissioning; and  plant demolition.  We often utilise the services of associate consultants who we have worked with in the past and whose skills we know and trust.


Linda Murray
Key Career Features
Degree- Law, Liverpool
PG Dip – Occupational H&S, Aston
Preparing to Teach in the Life Long Learning Sector (PTTLS), West Lancashire College
COGENT accredited trainer
NVQ – Assessing Occupational Competence

COMAH regulatory expertise in HSE
33 years as an HSE Inspector including:

  • 11 years as a frontline inspector
  • 2 years HSE Predictive Assessor
  • 6 years on Policy projects  
  • 4 years HSE Principal Inspector of an Operational Chemicals Group, North West2 years as a Senior HSE Manager, overseeing HSE’s role in the DECC Carbon Capture and Storage Demonstration Project

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One of our key associate consultants is Linda Murray, who is a former Principal Inspector in HSE. She has a wealth of COMAH regulatory experience having spent over 30 years working in HSE, mainly in the chemicals and downstream oil industry sectors.  She has extensive experience of policy development (including COMAH) and related training.

Since leaving HSE, Linda has worked in the private sector, developing and delivering Process Safety training courses for a wide variety of clients. She is a COGENT accredited trainer and is qualified to assess occupational competence.