The project is being led by Professor Paul Almond, of the School of Law at the University of Reading:

Paul is a lawyer and socio-legal scholar with a research interest in issues of regulation, criminal law, and legitimacy.


The project co-investigator is Dr Mike Esbester, of the School of Social, Historical and Literary Studies at the University of Portsmouth:,143105,en.html

Mike is a historian with a research interest in the cultural and social construction of safety at different times in history.