The Safety Action Team
Our consulting team has extensive experience in a variety of specialties across a broad range of industries in both the public and private sectors.
Gary Rowe, CEO
B.Eng. (Civil), Grad.Dip.Ed., Grad.Dip. Occ.Haz.Mgt., MAICD,
Certified Practicing Risk Manager (CPRM), FSIA
Director - Duke of Edinburgh's Award, Victoria & Chairman of Governance Committee
Gary is the founder & CEO of Safety Action Pty Ltd. and has over 25 years experience in managing safety and risk management programs. Gary's key specialties include, safety culture & leadership, safety systems, risk assessments and independent audits.
Andrea Rowe, General Manager
Grad.Dip.Occ.Haz.Mgt, B.Sc (Biomedical), Post Grad.Dip.Genetics, MSIWA, Certified OHS Professional SIA
Andrea has a strong background in biomedical research and safety and has completed the Graduate Diploma of Occupational Hazard Management at VIOSH (Ballarat University). Andrea's key specialties include, safety audits, risk assessments, dangerous goods management programs and small business safety support.
Katie Weber, Senior Consultant
B. Animal Sci.Mgt, Grad.Dip.Occ.Haz.Mgt, Certified OHS Professional SIA
Katie has completed the Graduate Diploma of Occupational Hazard Management at VIOSH (Ballarat University) and has strong experience within the manufacturing sector. Katie's key specialties include: Safety climate surveys and development of safety manuals, independent safety audits and on site project assistance and mentoring.
Dr Stephen Weber, Senior Consultant
PhD, BSc(Honours), BSc(Physics), Grad. Dip. Occ. Haz. Mgt, Certified OHS Professional SIA
Stephen has come to safety action from an academic background having received his PhD in optics and lasers. He is currently undertaking the Graduate Diploma of Occupational Hazard Management at VIOSH (Ballarat University). Stephen’s key specialities include: Chemical risk assessments, lighting and noise surveys, confined spaces audits and the development of safety manuals.