Peter has a background of over 40 years in volunteer organisations and over 20 years in public safety management. Peter involvement is not only through management, he has also been an operational lifeguard, helicopter crewman and a safety & risk manager for local, national and international events.

With a long commitment to practical health and safety management Peter has specialised in developing safety management systems for community service organisations and others who use the coastal environment for work or leisure.
Peter has been author and co-author of a number of publications across a diverse range of issues relating to lifeguard management and aquatic safety.