Specialist in Occupational Medicine
Dr David Shackleton is an independent specialist in occupational medicine working in a variety of industry sectors and is Medical Director of Occupational Health Solutions Ltd.
Having a background in hospital medicine, Dr Shackleton joined the Health and Safety Executive in 1990 as an Employment Medical Adviser before moving to British Rail in 1995 as a Senior Medical Adviser. In 1997 he started an independent consultancy in the North West and currently holds a variety of senior appointments including Group Medical Adviser to the Pilkington Company and Medical Adviser to the Kellogg Company, AstraZeneca and Federal-Mogul.
In 2004 Dr Shackleton was appointed Medical Adviser to the Rail Safety and Standards Board and has been involved in medical standard setting at UK and European level.
In his private practice Dr Shackleton is specialising in occupational health medico-legal work and pensions medical adviser work, as well as routine ad-hoc management referral medical reports.