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Health , safety and environment consultant

Donald Julian Benjamin, Australian health, safety and environment consultant. Associate member Institution Electrical Engineers; M engineering science (industrial safety), 1992. President Secular Education Society, Sydney, 1962; national policy coordinator Australia Party, Sydney, 1970-1977, Australian Democrats, Sydney, 1977-1980; convenor Cancer Information & Support Society, since 1981. Member Institution Electrical Engineers (associate).

Background

Benjamin, Donald Julian was born on September 21, 1936 in Chatswood, New South Wales, Australia. Son of Lawrence Raymond and Hazel Kathleen (Weaver) Benjamin.

Education

Master Engineering Science in Industrial Safety, Institution Electrical Engineers, London, 1968.

Career

Student apprentice, General Electric, Salford, England, 1957-1958; electronics technician, Tel. and electrical industries, Sydney, 1959-1960; technical officer, Sydney County Council, 1960-1962; engineer, Statensprovningsanstalt, Stockholm, 1963-1964; experimental scientist, Commonwealth Science and Industrial Research Organisation, Sydney, 1965-1989; health, safety and environmental advisor, Commonwealth Science and Industrial Research Organisation, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Associate member Institution Electrical Engineers. M engineering science (industrial safety), 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: (book) Australia Party Principles & Policies, 1972. Editor: Cancer Information & Support Society Newsletter, since 1981. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

President Secular Education Society, Sydney, 1962. National policy coordinator Australia Party, Sydney, 1970-1977, Australian Democrats, Sydney, 1977-1980. Convenor Cancer Information & Support Society, since 1981.

Member Institution Electrical Engineers (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: volleyball, tennis, golf, piano.

Connections

Married Nora Marie Flahavin, February 15, 1958 (divorced 1987). Children: Jeffrey Jon, Toni, Tanya. Married Sandra Jean Dale, April 8, 1990.

father:
Lawrence Raymond Benjamin

mother:
Hazel Kathleen (Weaver) Benjamin

spouse:
Nora Marie Flahavin

children:
1990 Benjamin

April 8 Benjamin

Toni Benjamin

Tanya;m. Sandra Jean Dale Benjamin

Jeffrey Jon Benjamin