Karen Lea

Role: Director, Health and Safety
Dept: Napthens Health and Safety
Location: Preston
Direct Dial: 01772 904210 / 07917 778161

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Karen supports a number of clients within a diverse range of businesses, providing health and safety advice and guidance to ensure compliance with health and safety legislation.  She also co-ordinates new business leads and is often the initial consultant who will meet with prospective clients in order to get an in depth understanding of their requirements.


Karen is experienced in a broad range of industry sectors, but has over 20 years experience within the construction industry, advising both clients and contractors.


Karen worked within ATG since 1998 when the company first commenced trading, with the primary focus of the services being within the construction sector. ATG became Napthens Health and Safety in 2020.  Karen completed the NEBOSH General Certificate in 1998, followed by the Nottingham and Trent University Diploma in Health, Safety and Environmental Management in 2004. She has been a member of the Association for Project Safety since 2005.

Memberships and Awards

  • Member of the Occupational Safety and Health Consultants Register (OSHCR)
  • Chartered Member of IOSH (Institute of Occupational Safety and Health)
  • Member of IIRSM (International Institute of Risk and Safety Management
  • Incorporated Member of the Association for Project Safety   (IMaPS)

Napthens Health and Safety is a trading name of ATG Health and Safety Consultants Limited.  ATG Health and Safety Consultants Limited is a limited company incorporated in England and Wales with registered company number 5172986. It is a business providing Health and Safety consultancy which is not regulated by the SRA.

More about Karen Lea

How do you like to relax out of work?

I play golf at Shaw Hill Golf Club and Windermere Golf Club

What is your proudest achievement?

Besides my two lovely children, I would say the success of ATG.

What is your favourite film? 

Pretty Woman

Who are your ultimate 3 dinner party guests?

James Martin (but I'd have to cook with him), Chris Evans (he'd bring the wine) and John Daly, the American golfer who has a fascinating personal life.