Worklaw Managing Director/Founder of 27 years, Ian Gidlow, is a qualified Lawyer, certified Workplace Health & Safety Officer (WHSO) and works in all facets of the business, including auditing, training, assessment, OHS Management Systems integration (OHSMS-AS4801) and review, consulting to Industry Associations and other business on a permanent, ongoing basis and Risk Management Training.
General Manager, Kylie Wessling manages business operations, accounts and client services, conducts auditing, training, on-site safety services, assessment, documentation, OHS Management Systems integration (OHSMS-AS4801) and review. Kylie has worked in all facets of the business since 1997. Previous qualifications and experience include Education Degree, Diploma of WHS, Cert IV in OHS, Workplace Health & Safety Officer certification (WHSO), business development, management, marketing and client services in the private sector.
Administration and Accounts Manager, Jess McDonald keeps our busy national office running smoothly, providing administrative support to our team. Jess manages accounts, work schedules, assists with documentation, client program maintenance, auditing, orders and file management. Jess holds a Certificate IV in Work Health & Safety and is a qualified Rehabilitation and Return to Work Coordinator (RRTWC). Jess assists clients with Contractor Management Systems such as CM3 and produces documentation such as Policy & Procedure Manuals, Reports and Safety Plans. Jess has worked with us in this role since September 2011. Previous experience includes roles with large government community service sectors, including fire and rescue.
Information Systems Manager, Robbie Wessling manages our electronic media and communications and holds a Communications Degree. Robbie is also a certified Workplace Health & Safety Officer (WHSO), Certified Auditor and conducts on site services including auditing, risk assessment and other documentation, compliance referencing, reporting and is certified and licensed to deliver OHS Management Systems Integration and Auditing (OHSMS – AS 4801), Asbestos Auditing, sampling, reporting and removal. Robbie has worked with us since 2003 providing consulting services to permanent ongoing contracts and has implemented safety systems on short term placements with large companies.
Consultant, Maurie Unwin began working with us in 2002. Maurie holds Cert IV in OHS, is a certified Workplace Health & Safety Officer (WHSO) with many years’ experience in our core business areas, particularly our EVENT-Safe, PARK-Safe and AM-Safe programs and conducts auditing, reporting, assessment and review.