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Michael has been the Health and Safety Representative (HSR)at Visy Board Coolaroo for the past 19 years, representing 35 members of his Designated Work Group (DWG).
Michael is described by peers as a ‘standout HSR’ for his staunch commitment and proactive approach which has led to positive changes in the company’s OHS culture.
Michael has shown admirable perseverance in addressing safety risks, including driving sustainable risk controls to traffic management. He also initiated new risk management measures, including an additional night shift, to reduce fatigue-related risks.
Michael is diligent in his record keeping, reporting and follow-up and goes the extra mile to keep up-to-date with OHS issues and trends affecting the manufacturing industry.