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

Gavin has been directly involved in management of Health & Safety since 1998 both for corporate and small to medium size businesses.  During this time, he has built up a large amount of expertise especially in manufacturing, transport & logistics, livestock & agriculture plus a large variety of small business operations from sole trader bobcat operators through to small hydro station and large workshop enterprises.

Prior to his involvement with H&S he trained as an automotive technician and was in the Police for 25 years dealing with and managing risk on a daily basis.  During his working life he has gained a huge amount of experience in the investigation of a large variety of incidents & events and is currently a practicing Justice of the Peace.

Still believing in those old school values of trust, loyalty & reliability Gavin brings a practical approach to the management of H&S once getting a good understanding of your operation.  He holds a diploma in H&S and outside work enjoys time with family, trying to stay fit with cycling & golf, plus travel & reading.

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.

Melissa Rodrigues

Melissa Rodrigues has been working in health and safety since 2014 and built-up her experience in manufacturing as a trained health and safety representative. During this time, she worked very closely alongside building trades. Melissa won a National Health and Safety Person of the Year award in 2016 and continued to build on her experience until 2018 when starting up her own consultancy.

Currently a few short months away from completing her New Zealand Diploma in Workplace Health and Safety (level 6) and is a member of NZISM. Melissa specialises in the following areas of health and safety:

  • Health and safety responsibilities
  • Worker (including contractor) Inductions
  • Hazard and risk identification and management
  • Incident investigation and management
  • Emergency and evacuation procedures
  • Contractor pre-qualification and management
  • Workplace training requirements
  • Committee requirements and responsibilities
  • Tools, equipment and machinery servicing and requirements
  • SOPs
  • Covid-19 requirements
  • Site assessments
  • Governance

Melissa has written and implemented effective processes and procedures across many different industries. She is practical in her approach and able to suggest tried and tested solutions from her diverse range of experience.

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

Paul Allot

Paul has been involved in a number of high-profile projects, such as the Canterbury and Kaikoura earthquake recovery, Wellington tunnels refurbishment, Rangitata irrigation scheme. Experienced in health & safety, quality and environmental management, systems and processes and risk communication modelling, examining the effectiveness of risk communication.

He has professional associations with the - New Zealand Institute of Safety Management (Professional NZISM), Registered HASANZ Professional, NZISM - Associate Fellow and Certified Quality Manager NZOQ.

Qualifications include Master of Professional Practice, Certificate in Construction Safety, Bachelor of Applied Management and Internal Auditor Certificate.

Paul can assist with the following:

  • Risk management profiling
  • Auditing
  • Review of practices – Health and Safety at Work Act 2015
  • Risk communication
  • Compliance assurance
  • PCBU due diligence assurance


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.