Ron Bonner, PLASA technical resources manager, has joined Roland Hemming’s leading London-based audio consulting firm, RH Consulting.
Bonner (pictured) has spent 13 years with PLASA offering health and safety advice, regulatory compliance information, technical advice and support in product compliance and environmental regulations. He has played a liaison role for government and regulatory agencies, along with managing representation for the drafting of international, European and national standards that affect the entertainment and architectural installation industries.
Bonner is a chartered health and safety practitioner, rone of the first in the UK to gain chartered status, and an 18-year member of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).
In the last few years, he has been an active and vocal member of the award-winning British Entertainment Industry Radio Group (BEIRG) in its efforts to protect access to radio spectrum. Bonner is also a UK representative of the newly formed Entertainment Technical Committee in Europe.
“Offering standards advice to clients is a key part of our business,” says RH Consulting director Roland Hemming. “The addition of Ron’s enormous experience in this domain will enable us to be even more detailed and comprehensive. Furthermore, his wide-ranging health and safety experience will assist us with the many projects that we manage for installers.”