Mike Palmer FSyI

Mike Palmer joined the safe industry in 1970 as a sales consultant with Chubb Safes in the West of England, later becoming Assistant Manager of their Bank Security Division in the City of London.  Over the past 40 years he has been employed by or represented all major British safe makers including Tann, Ratner, Stratford, SLS, SMP, Dudley and Churchill.

For the past 25 years he has provided the insurance industry with a unique service; identifying safes and assisting surveyors to assess their indemnity levels.  He received the Ken Bolton Memorial Award in 1995 for “outstanding services to security and crime prevention” and became a Fellow of the Security Institute in 2009.

He has written many feature articles for the security trade press and other journals and has spoken at scores of insurance and police seminars and training classes.

Mike Palmer is now a freelance consultant providing expert advice on insurance liaison, training, copy writing, public relations, literature design and marketing.