FIRE SAFETY ENGINEERING DESIGN
PROCESS SAFETY / SEVESO
EMERGENCY PLANNING
CRISIS MANAGEMENT
SERVICES FOR THE HEALTHCARE SECTOR

EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM
CONFINED SPACE
MARINE
BREATHING APPARATUS
SERVICES FOR THE HEALTHCARE SECTOR
PROCESS SAFETY
MEDICAL RESPONSE



Cantwell Keogh & Associates have a dedicated team of full time engineering, training and support staff.

Donal Cantwell B.E. C.Eng. M.I.E.I Dip. Env. Eng.

Donal Cantwell is a chartered civil engineer and a graduate of University College Cork. He has over 30 years specialist experience in fire safety engineering, training and management. Before co-founding Cantwell Keogh & Associates in 1991 with John Keogh, he served as a Senior Fire Officer with Waterford County and Cork County Fire Brigades. He was a course director on national hazardous materials training courses for Fire Brigade Officers. He specialises in advising and training on response options for major accident scenarios on high hazard sites

John Keogh B.E. C.Eng. M.I.E.I Dip. S.H.W.W.

John Keogh is a chartered civil engineer and a graduate of University College Cork. He served as Chief Fire Officer with Cork County Fire Service and was involved in the assessment of major planning proposals and licencing of facilities in the Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and Petrochemical sectors. He provides specialist consultancy and training services on Emergency Planning, Crisis Management and Emergency Response. He has over 30 years experience in this field.

Roger Casey B.Sc. (Chem. Eng.), MSc. (Eng), C.Eng., M.I.Chem.E. Professional Process Safety Engineer.

Roger is a senior consultant with responsibility for the process safety / major hazards side of the business at Cantwell Keogh & Associates. Roger has a degree in chemical engineering from Cork Institute of Technology and a masters degree in fire and explosion engineering from the University of Leeds. He has 28 years experience, 24 working on process safety / major hazards. Roger has chaired over 1,500 HAZOP meetings and presented over 80 training courses on the subject. He has produced numerous Seveso safety reports for clients in a number of industries. Roger is a chartered chemical engineer, a registered safety professional with the IChemE and a registered Professional Process Safety Engineer with the IChemE. Roger joined Cantwell Keogh & Associates in 1998 and previously worked in the pharmaceutical industry in Ireland, and has also worked in the U.K.

Michael Murtagh

Michael is a former senior officer with Cork City Fire Service, with over thirty years fire brigade experience. He was recruited as training manager when Castlewarren Safety Centre was opened in 2000. Michael specialises in confined spaces and breathing apparatus training. He is a qualified BA instructor and FAS/FETAC approved confined spaces tutor. He also has extensive experience of emergency response training on high hazard sites.

Norma O’Driscoll

Norma has been employed by Cantwell Keogh and Associates since 1992 and is now office administration and accounts manager.


Kieran Condon

Kieran is a former Station Officer with Cork City Fire Service and is a qualified BA and Fire Service Instructor. He is also a qualified FAS/FETAC confined spaces tutor. Kieran has worked for Cantwell Keogh & Associates since 2000. Like Liam he ia an experienced fire/evauation instructor in the hospital and health care sector. He is also involved with Michael Murtagh in Cantwell Keogh & Associates FAS/FETAC confined spaces courses at Castlewarren Safety Centre.

Martin Cotter

Martin is a former Station Officer with Cork City Fire Service and is a qualified BA and Fire Service Instructor. Martin has worked for Cantwell Keogh & Associates since 2000, and has instructed emergency response teams in high hazard industry, general industry and health care sector.