WHS Workplace Safety Consultant Adelaide

Specialising in Workplace Health and Safety services, Workplace Partners can assist your organisation by providing safe workplace practices and minimising risks to employees as well as considering the risks to the environment. We recognise that these key factors are imperative to any businesses reputation and viability. Workplace Partners will work closely with your organisation to achieve this balance, which can be aided by the implementation of effective and practical Safety and Environmental Management Systems.

Operating in a hands-on approach, our methodology ensures that our partnership with you in developing and implementing practical, efficient and cost effective solutions is successful and timely. We take pride in knowing that we can assist you with any safety or environmental difficulties you may be facing. Here at Workplace Partners, we provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to ensure your Safety and Environmental Management Systems are improved and running efficiently.

With extensive experience across a broad range of Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) Management systems across various industries, our consultants are qualified and capable of meeting your organisational WHS needs. Specifically, our Workplace Partners Safety Consultants have experience in a range of systems including:

 

Example Emergency Evacuation Plan for a Business in Adelaide

With Work Health and Safety legislation becoming more specific overtime, safety compliance has become a high priority for many businesses. Ensuring the highest level of professional safety expertise and customer service, your Workplace Partners Safety Consultant can help you understand and comply with applicable legislation by conducting system and process gap assessments, assisting you with the implementation of policies and procedures, developing WHS systems and conducting training on your behalf.

Safety, Environmental and Quality Management Systems
With over 30 years of experience across various industries, your Workplace Partners Safety Consultant can assist you in creating a certified Management System that allows you to efficiently manage your business. Typically structured around creating and successfully implementing policies and procedures specific to your business, Workplace Partners can assist you in creating a system focussed on continuous improvement with measurable objectives and performance targets.

Workplace Partners Safety Consultants can assist small, medium and large organisations in meeting the following WHS & QMS standards and /or accreditation requirements:

  • AS/NZS 4801 Safety Management Systems 
  • AS/NZS ISO 14001 Environmental Management Systems 
  • AS/NZS ISO 9001 Quality Management System
  • BS OHSAS 18001 Occupational health and safety management systems

Legislative Compliance and System Gap Audits
Workplace Partners will work with you and your organisation to ensure your current management system is complying with legislative requirements. Having developed a wide range of audit tools, our Workplace Partner Safety Consultants are able to provide you with an efficient, cost-effective service conducting systems audits and gap analysis’.

Safety Performance Measurement and Improvement
In order for Safety performance to be improved, it must first be measured. By measuring an organisation’s Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in productivity, safety, environmental and quality management on a regular basis, the organisation can identify trends within the business that may require improvement.

Workplace Partners can provide assistance in developing a user-friendly system for calculating monthly statistics and developing reports. If your business has limited resources, Workplace Partners can develop and provide this report for your business on a monthly or quarterly basis, as your business requires.

Documentation, Policy and Procedure Development
Policies and procedures are fundamental to any management system. Workplace Partners can assist you in developing documentation tailored to your business and in developing your document control system. It is important to note that the business you are conducting will determine the level of documentation required.

Communications and Consultation
Here at Workplace Partners, we understand that every business is different, therefore we strive to understand your business first before any action is taken. Our next step is to work side by side with you and your Manager(s), combining your business knowledge with the skills and experience of our Consultants, to plan and implement successful business improvement tactics and strategies.

Contractor Management
Workplace Partners can assist your organisation in assessing the compliance of your contractors prior to engagement in addition to developing and implementing your contractor safety management system. The contractor management system consists of

  • Verification of the contractor’s licences and pre-qualification.
  • Verification of Insurance coverage
  • Evaluation of the contractor’s safety management system, policies, relevant risk assessments, Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS), Job Safety Analysis (JSA’s), Standard Operating Procedures, etc.
  • Contractor site and task specific inductions.
  • Drug and Alcohol testing (where applicable)

Remote and Isolated Work
Isolated or Remote work covers a broad range of occupations and industries such as real estate agents, rail track workers, trade service personnel, cleaners, individuals working from home, truck drivers, etc. Isolated work locations can also be working in an office or workshop outside of normal business hours, travelling to regional locations or working in remote site buildings.

Businesses need to ensure they meet their regulatory obligations for employees who work alone or in remote or isolated situations. Workplace Partners Safety Consultants can work with you and your business to ensure that your obligations are met.

Safe Systems of Work
With a strong focus on manual handling, ergonomics and other safe systems of work, Workplace Partners can assist your business in ensuring your staff members are operating safely and efficiently.

Risk Management
Here at Workplace Partners, we have a genuine concern for your business and its staff. We will work with you to eliminate, minimize or substitute risks through the development and implementation of a risk management system. This system will include:

  • Business Risk Assessment
  • Contract acquisition Analysis
  • Plant risk Assessments
  • Hazardous Manual Task (Manual Handling)
  • Chemical Risk Assessments
  • Noise Surveys

Emergency Procedure development
In compliance with WHS Legislation, all businesses must have an emergency procedure available to their staff in the event that an incident may occur. Workplace Partners are committed to ensuring your compliance and safety by assisting you in developing an emergency procedure, including ensuring a valid evacuation map is available in all key areas of your office.

Incident Investigation
From time to time accidents are bound to happen in an organisation. When this happens, let one of our Workplace Partner Safety Consultants assist your business by conducting an incident investigation to determine the cause of the incident and work with you to prevent the incident from reoccurring.

Training
Our Workplace Partners Safety Consultants are qualified trainers able to execute training on a multitude of subjects across Work Health Safety (WHS) issues.

Injury Management
No one likes to see their workers injured and Managers don’t always know how to handle the situation when an injury does occur (particularly if it is serious). Our experienced Safety Consultants at Workplace Partners are able to assist your business by working with your Return To Work Coordinator (or Manager if you do not have a RTWC) to manage any claims, investigate the cause of injury, assist the injured party in coming back to work and implementing actions to prevent the same injury occurring in the future.

Environmental Management
Due to climate change and the increasing levels of waste in our environment, environmental management practices have become more pronounced and therefore tougher regulations have been imposed, which must be adhered to for the business to be compliant. Let our team at Workplace Partners assist you in developing a sound and compliant Environmental Management Program.

WHS Safety Consultancy Adelaide

Workplace Partners provides businesses in South Australia and across Australia, with Safety Consulting services.

Contact us today for your obligation-free quote and get started towards establishing an effective and practical safety management system.

WHS Safety Consultancy Adelaide

Workplace Partners provides businesses in South Australia and across Australia, with Safety Consulting services.

Contact us today for your obligation free quote and get started towards establishing an effective and practical safety management system.

Contact us on 1300 116 400 to enquire about our Safety and Environmental services for your business.