Mike Davies

Mike Davies


Safety Advisor

P: 021 820 487

E: mdavies@sitesafe.org.nz


With over 20 years’ experience as a health and safety professional in various industries ranging from construction, waste management, to transport and logistics, Mike emigrated to New Zealand from the UK in 2008 and was employed at the Waikato Hospital as a Health and Safety advisor, he then moved on to the University of Waikato as Health and Safety Coordinator, and joined Site Safe in December 2021 as a trainer/facilitator before becoming a full-time advisor in January 2024.

Specific expertise:

  • Behavioural psychology
  • Coaching and mentoring
  • Developing and delivering effective training programs
  • Risk assessment
  • Asbestos
  • Manual handling
  • Developing internal audits, safety inspections, safety observations and sampling
  • Management of ACC and Accredited Employer Programme (AEP)
  • Developing, implementing, and managing health and wellness initiatives
  • Implementing and managing the rehabilitation of employee’s health to facilitate a successful return to work
  • Development of early intervention plans to prevent long term or frequent absences through illness or injury


  • NEBOSH occupational safety and health
  • Certificate in Adult Teaching, level 5
  • IOSH managing safety
  • IOSH construction safety and health
  • IOSH construction Design and Management Coordinator (CDM Regulations 2007)
  • ROSPA - COSHH (control of substances harmful to health)
  • Mental Health awareness
  • Mental Health 101
  • ROSPA - Display screen assessment training
  • ROSPA - Accident investigation
  • ROSPA - Manual Handling train the trainer