Paul has been a government analyst for over 30 years. For the Department for Transport Paul manages the road safety databases, including STATS19. Paul advises on STATS19 with forces, highways authorities and at regional engagement meeting. Paul is the policy lead on changing to law to allow on line reporting of road traffic accidents. He sits on the CRASH (Collision Recording And SHaring) project board advising on STATS19. Paul was part of the technical team that developed the Ordnance Survey highways layer used by the CRASH7 system. Paul started out as a cartographer in the Ministry of Defence and has been involved in mapping all over the world.