Hugh Bradshaw is the owner of HBRADSHAW CONSULTING LLC. A company dedicated to providing emergency preparedness training, risk assessment and solutions in a flexible, practical, and comprehensive manner.
Hugh has over 35 years of experience in Public Safety, Emergency Management, and Law Enforcement. He served in various positions, including Sergeant and Commanding Officer of The Field Support Unit of The New York City Sheriff’s Office. A unit that he formed from the ground up. During his career Hugh was a certified police instructor and implemented several training programs for both recruit and tenured deputy sheriff’s. These programs are still in use today.
In addition, He was detailed to The New York City Office of Emergency Management for over 10 years, where he served in the position of Supervisor and Communications Coordinator. He responded to and coordinated at large scale planned and unplanned events and emergency situations throughout The City of New York. Including such high-profile events as the attacks of 9/11, The “Miracle on The Hudson”, The Times Square New Year's Eve Celebrations, and many others.
Hugh is a former Emergency Medical Technician and certified as a Fire Fighter in both New York and New Jersey. He has also collaborated with several major healthcare providers on issues of safety, security, and emergency management. He holds various certifications from The International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety, The United States Department of Homeland Security, and The Federal Emergency Management Agency.
He has been certified as an instructor by The American Red Cross, The National Safety Council, The American Safety and Health Institute (HSI), American CPR, and The STOP THE BLEED Organization. He is qualified to instruct Response to Active Shooter, CPR, AED, First Aid, Advanced Bleeding Control, Emergency Oxygen, Bloodborne Pathogens, Use and Administration of Epinephrine Auto Injectors, Use and Administration of Naloxone, and Childcare and Babysitting Safety, and many other programs.
In addition, Hugh provides expert consulting services to businesses, schools, religious institutions, healthcare facilities, civic/community organizations and government agencies regarding emergency preparedness, risk assessment, continuity of operations, emergency management and mitigation.