Richard Smith

Richard Smith

MPhys (Hons), GradSRP


M. 07885 806 975


Richard joined ARPS in late 2012 and has now ahcieved full certification as both an Radiation Protection Adviser (RPA) and Radioactive Waste Adviser (RWA).

Richard is involved in carrying out compliance audits at oil and gas sites, both on and offshore in the UK and abroad. These visits include conducting radiation management audits, delivering training, providing RPS support on diving support vessels and drilling rigs. 

Richard has also been involved in various decommissioning projects in the UK, West Africa and South America, acting as the ARPS focal point for NORM site surveys.

Richard has been involved in writing and reviewing radiation management procedures for our clients, in particular the production of emergency response and dangerous goods transport procedures. He developed an expertise in understanding the requirements of the annual returns to DECC and SEPA / EA for our oil and gas clients.  He has been involved in the design of several industrial radiographic testing facilities.



Certifificate of Competence to be a Radiation Protection Adviser (RPA2000)

Certicate of Competence to be a Radioactive Waste Adviser (RPA2000)
ISO 9001:2008 Internal QMS Auditor Training Course (ICRA Course No. 2180)