Andrew Middleton Senior Safety Consultant

Andrew Middleton

Senior Health and Safety Consultant

Health and Safety Consultant

Background

A Health and Safety Consultant with over thirty years extensive experience in workplace health and safety, environmental management, safety in design and construction. As a result of this exposure he has become skilled in assessing ergonomic working conditions, human resources mental health management and Return to Work coordination.

Andrew has worked in the U.K., U.S.A, Africa and Australia with large local and international firms. For instance Fisher and Paykel, Fonterra, Penrite Oils, Unilever, the PG Group and Prudential. He worked as the National WHS and HR manager for QHDC Australia.

For the past ten years Andrew worked with DRA and other companies as a Health and Safety Consultant with the emphasis on workplace health and safety. In addition Andrew has experience and qualifications in Mental Health offering guidance to organisations establishing these programs.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Architecture
  • Advanced Diploma Occupational Health and Safety
  • Diploma in Mental Health
  • Advanced Diploma Environmental Manage
  • Diploma in Human Resources
  • Fire Safety Advisor
  • Diploma of Business Management
  • Construction White Card
  • Advanced Diploma Architecture
  • Cert III Security Operations
  • Diploma of Business Management
  • Advanced Diploma Nature Conservation and Wildlife Management
  • Enterprise Risk Management and ISO 31000
  • Principal Auditor Exemplar Global (121349)
  • Diploma Change Management
  • Certificate IV in Workplace Training and Assessment (TAE40116)
  • Workplace Health and Safety Officer
  • Cert III Security Operations

Professional Association Memberships

Sample of Achievements

  • Complete HSEQ Management Systems Audits for clients as a regular part of a continuing consultancy or as a one off service.
  • Conducts WHS regulatory compliance audits.
  • Design and implementation of WHS management systems.
  • Creation of national health & safety and environmental policy and procedure manuals.
  • Conducts ergonomic assessments of work areas and manual handling tasks principally in the warehouse and manufacturing sectors.
  • Provided expert witness service for cases involving environmental and pollution issues.
  • Creation and implementation of induction manuals and training manuals.
  • Trainer for RTO in Workplace Health and Safety courses and related subjects
  • Risk management and management training.
  • Mental health management training.