The Hanlon group are resolute in their focus to keep their workers, contractors and all other parties
associated with the management of their business safe.

Health and Safety is a collective responsibility through all levels within the organisation.

The Committee meets on a regular basis to discuss the many aspects surrounding Health and Safety in the workplace including:

Management will: 
  • Ensure the business complies with all legislation relating to health and safety
  • Eliminate or minimise all workplace hazards and risks as far as is reasonably practicable 
  • Provide information, instruction and training to enable all workers to work safely 
  • Consult with and involve workers on matters relating to health, safety and well being 
  • Provide appropriate safety equipment and personal protective equipment 
  • Provide a suitable injury management and return to work program 
Workers will: 
  • Take reasonable care for their own health and safety
  • Follow safe work procedures, instructions and rules 
  • Participate in safety training 
  • Report health and safety hazards 
  • Report all injuries and incidents 
  • Use safety equipment and personal protective equipment as instructed

Our employees understand and support our Health and Safety initiatives and actively get involved in the various training sessions made available to them. We have achieved Secondary Status in the nationally recognised ACC Workplace Safety Management Program and continue to strive for excellence in this area. We have also achieved Green status with a score of 100% for our SiteWise accreditation and a 5 star assessment rating for our impac Prequal.

All on site employees are equipped with Personal Protective Equipment and uniform and are Site Safe trained. The Whitecross Accident and Medical clinics are our preferred healthcare provider for workplace accidents and employee medical consults or examinations. Our vehicles have been equipped with First Aid Kits and safety equipment as well as a Fleet Management system.

Our Site Specific Safety Plans (SSSP) have received excellent feedback and have been compared favourably to the best in the business.

Site Safe Supervisor Gold Cards are held by our Contracts Mangers, Project Managers, and our Foremen.