Knox OHS Solutions provides services and advice to promote the development of capable people and a safe work environment.
Understanding the risks in your organisation is fundamental to providing a safe work place for everyone who works in and with your organisation. Identifying and assessing health, safety and environment risks are the foundation for establishing a structured approach to controlling these risks.
We understand the challenges many organisations experience with identifying and implementing risk control strategies. We have a proven reputation for working closely with our clients to assist them with impartially identifying and quantifying risks and working collaboratively to provide guidance and deliver practical solutions which eliminate or minimise risk.
Implementing robust and practical risk control strategies will reduce the probability of incidents which can be costly to remedy. In our experience a proactive approach to risk management can have additional benefits, including an informed and engaged workforce which when effectively embedded into an organisation can drive a positive culture.
Our team of experienced consultants have worked in and with a large number of organisations across a broad industry sector. This experience provides them with significant knowledge and expertise across a range of risk areas.
Our risk management services include, but are not limited to:
Organisation / site risk profiling
Knox OHS Solutions have facilitated risk profiling workshops to assist organisations with identifying major hazards relating to the organisations (or site) associated processes. We have assisted with assessing the risks and defining critical risk control strategies.
Identifying critical risk control strategies enables the organisation to focus on hazards which have the potential to cause significant loss. The risk profile becomes a key part of the organisations strategic planning and due diligence processes.
Strategic planning and governance processes
Knox OHS Solutions can assist organisations with their health, safety and environment strategic planning. We have assisted organisations with identifying areas of focus and actions which deliver proven risk reduction outcomes.
Our team have assisted organisations with establishing health, safety and environment improvement plans which focus on high priority areas and critical risk controls, addressing compliance opportunities and developing the health and safety culture of the business.
We can assist with corporate governance, reporting and improvement plans which have proven essential in defining accountabilities and measurable performance indicators for all levels of the organisation.
Risk Management systems and procedures
An organisations risk management systems and procedures are a key element to supporting the practical implementation of critical risk control strategies. Knox OHS Solutions has assisted organisations with:
- Reviewing existing risk assessment protocols and processes;
- Developing standardised risk assessment process and protocols for corporate organisations and medium sized businesses
Conducting specific risk assessments and workshop facilitation for:
- Confined space
- Manual handling
- Workstation / ergonomics
- Traffic management
- Process change
- Task and process specific - Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS), Job Safety Analysis (JSA) or Job Safety and Environmental Analysis (JSEA)
- Responding to notices issued by the regulator (e.g. improvement and prohibition notices)
Knox OHS Solutions can conduct independent workplace inspections to assist with identifying, reviewing and prioritising workplace hazards. Our team’s expertise from a varying range of industry sectors enables the provision of expert assessment for a range of hazards and risks and guidance on practical solutions and controls.
Occupational hygiene services & environmental monitoring
Knox OHS Solutions has qualified and professional occupational hygienists to carry out a range of occupational hygiene services. Our occupational hygienists are members of the Australian Institute of Occupational Hygienists (AIOH).
Our occupational hygienists have extensive experience across varying industry sectors. Our team utilise recognised standards and methodologies to assess and quantify workplace risks and provide relevant guidance and solutions to manage exposure to specific hazards.
Knox OHS Solutions can provide services in the following areas:
- Noise surveys and control programs
- Asbestos surveys, monitoring and management plans
- Hazardous materials
- Dust, vapour and fume monitoring