Generative HSE
Safety beliefs, standards, leadership & performance

David Porteous

Senior Consultant


  • 􀂃Master of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons)
  • OHS Diploma
  • Cert IV in Training and Assessment
  • Auditing an OHS Management System - SAI Global 2007
  • Lead Auditor Training - SAI Global 2007
  • Incident Lead Investigator (ICAM) - Safety Wise 2006

Noteworthy Companies Worked with:

  • 􀂃 Goodman Fielder
  • 􀂃 StarTrack
  •  BlueScope Steel
  •  Lend Lease Engineering
  • 􀂃 Australian Pharmaceuticals
  • 􀂃 TAFE Illawarra
  • 􀂃 OHS Leadership


Experienced Health and Safety Manager with a passion for safety and skilled in developing systems and strategies
to achieve a safe workplace. Substantial experience in heavy manufacturing industry in both OHS and line
management roles. Expertise in coaching safety leadership, developing a safety culture, and designing effective and
sustainable OHS systems to complement organisational objectives.

Key Strengths:

  • 􀂃 Developing creative strategies for improving an organisation’s safety culture
  •  Building innovative systems to improve an organisation’s safety compliance and outcomes
  •  Experience as a former line manager in the practical implementation of safety strategy, systems and culture