Head Office

Suzanne Guerin: Support Services
Lesley Broun: Accounts Support
Alan Black: Chief Executive Officer

Toll Free: 0800 55 33 44
Phone: 09 303 3477
Email: info@securo.co.nz
Level 6, 110 Symonds Street, Auckland 1010

Our H&S Consultants

Eta Lilic

Eta joined Securo in 2021 and has over 20 years’ experience in the Health and Safety field. She has led and managed health, safety and wellness in several industries building technical and operational solutions to reduce and eliminate risks. Eta has worked alongside Work Health Organization on their ‘Healthy Workplaces’ project.

Eta holds a Post Graduate Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety and is an NZISM Accredited Member.

Areas of expertise:

  • Risk management.
  • Developing and delivery of Health. Safety, Injury Prevention and Injury Management training
  • Workplace incident investigation, risk analyses and mitigation of the injury causes.
  • Managing WSMP and ACC Partnership Programme and audits.
  • Managing internal and external audits including ISO 14001 and ISO 9001, WSMP, ASNZS 4801, ACC PP.
  • Contractor’s management and safety pre-qualification process.
  • Developing the emergency response plans and incorporating them into the business continuity plan.
Kenneth Hannon

Kenneth Hannon - COSH, PGDipQA, CME

Kenneth joined Securo in 2005. He is Securo’s business management systems specialist, with a strong manufacturing background and a proven track record in the areas of Quality, Environmental, Health & Safety Management Systems.

An excellent communicator with relationship building skills and a “hands on– keeping it simple” approach, who can make intelligent business focused improvement recommendations and provide support during periods of change.

  • Delivery of staff training modules in a variety of health and safety topics
  • Physical site audits against mandatory and best practice requirements.
  • Assisted in the achievement of ACC WSMP discounts with over 50 businesses at various levels of conformance.
  • Over 20 years proven experience in the arena of health and safety management
  • Lead Auditor / Assessor in ISO quality, safety and environmental systems.
  • Serious harm support and Accident Investigation
  • ISO18001, AS/NZS 4801 and ISO45001 system pre-audits

HASANZ registered

Roscoe Tait MNZM

Roscoe Tait MNZM joined Securo in 2009 having retired from Nuplex Industries after 25 years service, where he was the New Zealand Safety, Health and Environment Manager for the Nuplex NZ Group.

He is qualified with a BSc (Chemistry), BE (Chemical) and Member of the New Zealand Institute of Chemistry [NZIC], Member New Zealand Safety Council [NZSC], Member of New Zealand Institute of Hazardous Substance Management [NZIHSM]. Roscoe has considerable knowledge and experience in Health & Safety and Environmental matters including:

  • Return to work Programmes
  • ACC ESMP Programmes
  • Running H&S Programmes
  • Fire Protection Systems and Evacuations
  • Resource Management Issues
  • HSNO
  • Environmental Practices etc.
Mike Batty

Mike was previously employed by Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Limited in Auckland, New Zealand prior to taking early retirement after 23 years’ service with the company.

His role as Group Operations Manager reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, covered a wide range of products and services for the Fisher & Paykel Group, and across a large worldwide customer and supplier base. This involved Health & Safety requirements leading to achievement of the ACC Workplace Safety Management Practices at the Tertiary level and compliance to a large variety of international and regulatory standards.  This international relationship led to considerable involvement and experience in gaining various ISO standard certifications from overseas certification bodies, dealing with various governmental regulatory agencies and test houses.

As a qualified lead auditor and founding member of the Joint Accreditation Standard – Australia New Zealand Auditor Review Board (JAS-ANZ ARB), he has conducted and witnessed numerous audits of various types of organisations throughout Australasia, Europe and the US.

Mike is married with two children and enjoys fly-fishing, running and ballroom dancing.

John Riddell

John Riddell has been in the health and safety industry for over 18 years, and has seen many positive changes in the sector during his career.

A passionate health and safety advocate his professional qualifications include Grad NZISM and NZQA Job Assessor standards 4098 & 11281.

John recently completed a Graduate Diploma in Professional Practice Occupational Health and Safety.

Away from work John is heavily involved in his local community and is immediate past Chair of Keep New Zealand Beautiful and current Board member, a former Trustee of the Waitakere Licensing Trust, current member of the Community Organisation Grant Scheme (West Auckland Distribution Committee), Rotarian and Secretary of the Massey Birdwood Settlers Association.

A keen motorsport enthusiast and participant, John enjoys using motorsport as an example of the real benefits of tangible health and safety practices

HASANZ registered

Gavin Lysaght

Born in South Canterbury Gavin initially worked as an Automotive Technician gaining Trade Certification qualification and after a brief stint with the Automobile Association, he then joined the Police which where he worked for the next 25 years.  Most of this time was spent working as a detective where no two days were ever the same and having to constantly manage challenging situations where people were at risk of serious harm.

After the Police, Gavin was employed for 14 years with the Dairy Industry in various Health & Safety roles both in Manufacturing and Transport.   He was employed by Fonterra, which was a member of the ACC Accredited Employer Programme.

During his time with Fonterra, Gavin gained experience in:

  • Hazard ID and implementation of control measures
  • Emergency response
  • Accident Investigation
  • He also gained a Diploma in Health & safety Management with the NZ Institute of Management and National Safety Council of Australia in August 2000
Kay Mead

Kay Mead joined Securo in September 2014. Kay has a wealth of business experience, specialising in Environment, Health, Safety and Risk advisory, management and governance roles in a wide range of manufacturing, community and project management areas.

Her strength of experience in mentoring, change management, health and safety leadership and behaviourally based initiatives support her client’s workplace focused safe outcomes.

Kay’s strengths in continuous development and innovation to deliver clearly focused systems design and consultative development assist businesses to achieve their health and safety goals.

She has extensive experience in ACC, environment, fire risk, HSNO, safety culture reviews, standards and permit to work audits.

Kay‘s sound hands on experience also includes injury prevention, injury rehabilitation, safe work practices, training, contractor management, reviews and investigations.

Annette Newbery

Annette Newbery has been a Securo Safety Consultant since 1998.  She is a NZ Registered Nurse, mid-wife and has specialised in Occupational Health.   As a qualified Trainer she also holds a Diploma in Public Health Administration plus a Post Graduate Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety.

Based in Palmerston North Annette manages Securo clients in the Manawatu region. Her clients include small companies with less than five staff as well as large businesses. As a qualified trainer, Annette has run a number of Health & Safety training courses for her clients.

Annette is also qualified in Hazardous Materials, Stress Management and in Internal Health & Safety Auditing. She is also a member of the New Zealand Safety Council and an inaugural member of the NZ Occupational Health Nurses Association.

Nigel Jones

Nigel Jones joined Securo in June 2012.

He has a wide range of work experience both in New Zealand and overseas and was involved in construction of the energy projects in the early 1980's, followed by over twenty years in the oil and gas industry.

Nigel has worked in the UK, Australia, PNG and Asia with diverse Health and Safety skills and knowledge in helicopters, marine and explosives. He helped develop safety systems and train nationals in basic and advanced job skills, health, hygiene and safe work practices. 

More recently Nigel has developed occupational health services and first aid training. 

His qualifications include:

  • NEBOSH (National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health), International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety 
  • Pre Hospital Emergency Care (first aid)
  • HSNO
  • Hazard ID
  • NZDDA, Specimen collection & Drug Screening

also

  • Fire Fighting, Forklift & Defensive driving & BOSS (Basic Offshore Sea Survival) .

Nigel is responsible for Securo clients in the Taranaki region and is based in New Plymouth.

Steve Logan

With over 20 years senior Operations Management experience, Steve Logan has developed and delivered best practice safety programmes and processes which have achieved significant culture change and safety outcomes.

His qualifications include: HASANZ registered professional, Graduate membership of NZ Institute of Safety Management; Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety; Master’s in Business Administration (MBA), and a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering.

Steve’s practical credentials, which derive from many years at the coal face managing sites of up to 200 employees, are a unique blend of operational experience and health & safety specific skills.
Specialities include:

  • Safety culture
  • Manufacturing
  • Contractor management and prequalification
  • Hazard identification and risk assessment
  • Accident and incident investigation (root cause analysis)
  • Employee involvement
  • Behavioural safety
  • Safety training
  • Rehabilitation.

HASANZ registered

Dominic Williams

Dominic Williams has more than 25 years practical and managerial experience in the civil and utility maintenance sectors, with extensive knowledge of network asset management associated with electrical distribution, communications, state highway, and rail operations.

Based in Nelson, he holds a Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety and is a Graduate member of the NZISM (New Zealand Institute of Safety Management).

Specialty health and safety practices include:

  • Operational systems review and auditing
  • Height safety
  • Permit to work systems
  • Incident investigation

NZISM

Wendy McLean

Wendy McLean is based in Christchurch, where she worked as a Health & Safety Advisor.

Her previous experience in Health and Safety includes:

  • H&S Manager for a large Christchurch based construction company
  • H&S Advisor to a smaller construction company
  • Ambulance Officer/Paramedic (8 years)

While she has worked predominantly in the construction industry, Wendy has an in-depth understanding of Health and Safety Management in the wider community.

She has extensive training experience, having been a Trainer/Tutor for St John, and more recently delivering Training sessions in her last three roles.

Wendy says she is a “people person” focused on helping clients to “get it” when it comes to Health & Safety.

She has the ability to get alongside people and put Health & Safety into plain language which her clients can understand.

Janice Norman-Oke

Janice Norman-Oke has been a Securo Safety Consultant since 2007 and is the Otago Southland area representative. She studied Law and Psychology at Otago University and after graduating in 2002 worked as a litigation lawyer for 5 years, with experience in Criminal, Employment and ACC cases.

Janice developed an interest in Health & Safety after becoming a mother to three small children and living on a lifestyle block.  She loves to help her Clients create their own health safety systems and create safe working environments for their employees.

Due to her background in law, Janice brings a unique perspective to the Securo team in her ability to explain complex matters in simple everyday terms.