Colin Hird - Scottish Government
Head of Fire Structure & Environment, Building Standards Division
Colin joined the Scottish Government in 2001. In his role as Head of the Fire, Structure and Environment within the Building Standards Division, Colin led technical reviews on structural fire precautions, escape, Fire and Rescue Service facilities, automatic fire suppression systems and structural Eurocodes. Colin represents the Government on various technical committees and steering groups and advises Scottish Ministers on all aspects of design and construction relating to fire, structure and environment. He is currently assisting the Scottish Government in their response to the Grenfell Tower.