Corporate Health and Safety Specialist, Electrical Safety Authority
Career woman by day, Mum by day and night.
Most importantly I am a mother to 2 young girls Khushi 8 and Mahi 5 who keep me motivated and energised.
I am a CRSP, successfully completed a Bachelors in Management and Chemical Engineering with specialisation in Safety Management. I have also completed the NEBOSH certification issued by the National Examination Board of Occupational Safety and Health in the UK, and specialised in Process Safety Management. I am experienced in developing EH&S strategies, policies and procedures, analysing EH&S data and reporting to senior management and boards, managing a safety budget and leading an EH&S team.
I have 17 years of success in the HSE field in the mining, chemicals and manufacturing industries. Having worked in the mining and manufacturing industries in Southern Africa and with international mining companies I have unique global knowledge and experience in environmental, health and safety, consulting, risk management and engineering.
I am skilled in developing and implementing effective health and safety management systems and worked extensively with ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OSHAS 18001, now ISO45001 as a lead auditor; I possess strong internal consultation skills and have an excellent track record in the initiation and management of change in a variety of complex work environments.
I have experience as a Health and Safety Consultant in Ontario, specializing in the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations, and in my current role as the Health and Safety Manager at the Electrical Safety Authority of Ontario I am responsible for developing and implementing all the Health and Safety Programs at the organization and reporting to Senior Management.