We help your company experience consistent output

... so you can focus on increased revenues and improve your systems for productivity and efficiency instead of putting out spotfires.

Move from ideation to reality

We all already know the importance of improving the systems for productivity and efficiency. But instead we are focused on the day to day operations of the business and putting out spotfires.

You can probably list out all the things that you think you should be doing to be better in this critical area.
The truth is, it’s not enough to know what you should be doing – to see lasting results, you have to make these areas a strategic priority, and actually get moving.

Outback Safety does this by identifying or creating the strategies that will have the most significant impact for each unique company, in areas of quality assurance, risk management and legal compliance of Work Health and Safety.

From small privately held companies to state Governments, Martyn can provide proven, pragmatic, and customisable approaches to just about any size company looking to get more, whether it is productivity, time or revenue.

Our services include

Development of WHS, Quality, Environment, Risk Management Systems
  • ISO 9001:2015 (Quality Management System)
  • ISO 14001:2015 (Environmental Management Systems)
  • OHSAS 18001:2007 & ISO 45001:2018 (Safety Management Systems)
  • Integrated Management System (IMS)
  • Risk Management
  • To achieve all that we will help you with: 
    • Drafting manuals, policies and procedures
    • Implementation of developed system
    • Improvement of existing systems
    • Setting up document management
    • Identify training needs
Risk Management and Analysis
  • Identify all your risks: plant equipment risks, working environment risks, maintenance risks, physical risks, psychological risks, remote working conditions risks and any other risks specific to your business
  • Develop and design practical Risk Management Programs (Identify, Assess, Control & Review)
  • Review of current risk assessment process & protocols within your operations, structure, existing safety system and training of workers.
Auditing: WHS, Quality and Road Safety
  • compliance with Act and Regulations
  • audit for compliance with Australian Standards
  • operational risk management audit
Preparation for certification
  • ISO 9001:2015 (Quality Management System)
  • ISO 14001:2015 (Environmental Management Systems)
  • OHSAS 18001:2007 & ISO 45001:2018 (Safety Management Systems)
  • Integrated Management System (IMS)
Training and Coaching
  • Accredited provider of HSR - Safety Representative training
  • Health and Safety training for managers and supervisors
  • Brainstorming the avenues for action
  • Problem-solving within an organisation
  • Dealing with complicated issues (internal/ecternal)
  • Executive WHS coaching:
    • Get the second opinion or just a sounding wall
    • Re-focus and find those arguments to convince your management to introduce something you can see is going to work
    • Brain storm easy and practical solutions to the most common problems in safety
    • Tap into  years of experience in safety and postgraduate qualifications
    • Become more effective and efficient in bringing safety to your organisation or growing professionally
    • Develop strategic professional growth plan for yourself or your organisation
NT Worksafe Health and Safety Representative Training (HSR training)

Accredited provider of the NT WorkSafe HSR Training – 5 or 1 day (public, private and remote)

Boosting safety culture
  • Conduct safety culture survey to identify how safety is perceived in your business
  • Facilitate safety workshops to discuss key issues
  • Collaboratively develop a plan to enhance your safety culture
Incident Investigations
  • Urgent corrective actions
  • Appropriate handling of intervention by the Regulator
  • Investigation of the incident and root course analysis
  • Collecting evidence and other data
  • Analysis of trends
  • Prevention of occurrence of this type of incidents in the future
Emergency and crisis planning
  • Pre-Crisis Risk Assessment and Analysis
  • Preparation of Management Systems and Teams
  • Crisis Communications Planning • Customised Training and Exercises
  • In-Crisis Support
  • Liaising with the Regulator
  • Post-Crisis Recovery and Review
Contractor management

Develop systems to ensure that your contractors are doing the right thing

NT specific products

Safety Management for SME in MS Excel (NT specific)

Are you not sure if you should have a safety management system in the cloud but like the easiness of pre-built systems?

Buy this fully adjustable and yet populated with all necessary formulas and diagrams MS Excel safety management system.

Operational Risk Management Register in MS Excel (NT specific)

Have all your risks identified and rated in this easy Excel document: all hard work has been done.

This is an Excel spreadsheet with Risks divided in the following categories:

  • Accommodation – Hotel – Motel
  • Amenities (Toilets, showers, drinking fountains)
  • Asbestos
  • Behaviour – Special Needs
  • Billeting
  • Bringing Staff Children In The Workplace
  • Camping
  • Chemical Management
  • Contractors
  • Electrical
  • Emergency Management
  • Excursions
  • Facilities
  • Fleet
  • Heat and First Aid
  • Incident Management
  • Infrastructure
  • International Travel
  • Legislation
  • Manual Handing
  • Mental Health
  • Office Work Space
  • Ovals and Grassed Play Areas
  • Plant and Equipment
  • Events
  • Staff Rooms and Kitchens
  • Traffic Management

Click here to see a sample of the Risk Register (NT specific).

Crisis management plan and directory (NT specific)

When an accident happens in reality, not many people know how to react.

That is why you need this simple yet effective 40 page document.

Anyone can quickly open the relevant page and find what they are required to do and who should be notified (with contact info included).

With this well-structured and comprehensive document you do not risk any fines as all your obligations on reporting are there in black and white.

Divisions included in this crisis management plan
The plan has divisions for reporting all types of incidents in the Northern Territory:

Fatality. The occurrence of loss of life. (Red Category)

Fire or Explosion. The event of ignition or detonation of explosive goods. (Red Category)

Lost Time Injury (LTI). Any work-related injury/illness that results in a permanent disability or time lost from work of one day/shift or more. (Red Category)

Medically Treated Injury (MTI). Any work-related injury/illness that results in a person requiring medical treat from a qualified medical practitioner other than first aid, and with no time lost. (Red Category)

First Aid. Any work related injury/illness that results in assistance required from some-one who is not a medical practitioner.(Yellow Category)

Environmental – Significant. (Red Category)

Environmental – Minor. (Yellow Category)

Vehicle –Significant. (Red Category)

Vehicle – Minor. Any damage sustained to a vehicle that only requires superficial repairs only, whereas the vehicle remains in a road worthy condition (e.g. bumper damage, fender damage). Windscreen, vehicle lights (head/tail) and tyre damage will be recorded as minor. (Yellow Category)

Near Miss. Any unplanned occurrence at any place of work which, although not resulting in any injury or disease, harm to the environment or significant damage to assets, but has the potential to do so. (Yellow Category)

Contractor management pack (NT Specific)

Have contractors but do not know how to manage them?

According to Work Health & Safety (National Uniformed Legislation) (NT) Act (2011) and Work Health & Safety (National Uniformed Legislation) (NT) Regulations (2011), you are responsible for safety of the contractors, so you should provide safe system of work.

In order to comply with WHS legislation get this system with the following documents included:

  • Flowchart of the process
  • Contractor procedure in regards to 3 different types of contractors
  • List of approved contractors
  • Contractor engagement checklist
  • Contractor details form
  • Contractor induction form

How we do it

  • We take great pride in what we do and we always aim to provide the best solution for the best price to our clients.
  • We embrace new technology, we do all the research for you and we are always working on perfecting our expertise to service you best.
  • You can always expect from us friendly and approachable rapport backed up by professionalism attained through years of learning and improvement.