Matthew Vyze – BSc (Hons) CMIOSH

Matthew Vyze – BSc (Hons) CMIOSH

Associate Director

Matthew is a Director of 1st Option Safety Group. After graduating with a 1st class honours degree in Health, Safety & Environmental Management, Matthew worked as a risk management consultant undertaking liability assessments and devising practices to minimise litigation for a range of clients.

Before becoming a Director of 1st Option Safety Group Matthew worked for the BBC where he led a team of Occupational Health Nurses and Safety Advisers providing operational and strategic support to all Drama, Film, Entertainment, Factual & Learning, Events and Commissioning departments. Matthew was instrumental in designing and developing the key production safety training courses. He was also responsible for designing and implementing safety management systems for live events, which has now been adopted by a number of other organisations within the Broadcast Industry.

Matthew is an active and influential member of both the Broadcast Industry Safety Group and the Joint Industry Stunt Committee.