Mark Hailwood
Mark Hailwood
Vice-Chair
OECD Working Group on Chemical Accidents

Mark has almost 30 years experience in the field of chemical accident prevention and preparedness in which he provides advice and training to state public authorities. He also has significant experience in investigating accidents and developing lessons learned from the investigation results. With around 20 years as a delegate to the OECD Working Group on Chemical Accidents, many of which as chair or vice-chair he has contributed to international development and exchange of information and knowledge on chemical accident prevention, preparedness and response. 

Mark is also a member of the Institution of Chemical Engineers’ (IChemE) Loss Prevention Panel which edits the Loss Prevention Bulletin, and a member of the DECHEMA Working Party on Lessons from Process Safety Incidents. Mark holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Chemistry and a Master of Philosophy in European Health & Safety Law