Our principal consultant, Greg Dearsly, is a well-respected industry leader. He is the New Zealand Institute of Safety Management (NZISM) President and represents NZISM on the Health and Safety Association of New Zealand (HASANZ), and the International Network of Health and Safety Professional Organisations (INSHPO). Greg is a regular contributor to national working groups on health and safety and is a passionate and experienced speaker at industry conferences.
Greg was first introduced to health and safety whilst working in the waste industry where he spent over 15 years in various health and safety roles, including National HSE Manager for Transpacific Industries Group’s New Zealand operations where he managed a team of health and safety practicioners.
In 2011, he founded First Principles 4 Safety to provide balanced health and safety consultancy advice to businesses both large and small. The company has grown rapidly and was rebranded First 4 Safety in 2014.