Fiona Carney

Health and Safety Professional
Fiona Carney Consulting Limited
Waikato Region


Experienced & highly motivated health and safety professional, with a proven track record of achievements in areas such as, strategic planning & implementation, safety culture review & improvements, governance & assurance reporting and development of 'fit for purpose’ health & safety management systems. Ability to work and influence across all organisational levels & with a keen focus on coaching & mentoring others to increase their HS understanding & capabilities.

Skills & Capabilities

Strategic Planning & Implementation

  • Preparation & implementation of appropriate Strategic HSE Plans with focus on achieving best practice and meeting agreed HSE business goals and expectations.
  • Creation of appropriate reporting of implementation such Plans to enable Board & Executive teams to meet due diligence requirements.

Health & Safety Management System Development

  • Many roles have involved the review & development of a 'fit for purpose' HSMS, capable of achieving external accreditation such as ACC, AS/NZ4801 & ISO18001.
  • Coaching and mentoring of business & functional leaders in the effective implementation of their agreed systems.

Assurance & Governance

  • Creation of appropriate tools and templates to enable robust due diligence reporting to Board & Executive levels of organisations
  • Development & presentation of due diligence & governance reporting at Board & Executive meetings and discussion and formulation of agreed action plans.

Coaching, Mentoring & Training

  • Development & delivery of appropriate tools and resources to assist in upskilling of both operational and HSE team members.
  • Development & delivery of training programmes and competency assessments (with ability to achieve external accreditation if required).
  • Professional development and coaching of junior team members to support achievement of formal qualifications and increased capabilities.
HASANZ Registered SafePlus Assessor
  • New Zealand Institute of Safety Management
  • Registered Midwife
    Registered General Nurse
  • NEBOSH Diploma
    NZISM Certified Member
    Diploma of Professional Studies in OHS
    Occupational Health Nursing Diploma
    Accredited SafePlus Assessor
My Skills and Experience

Postal address

1/48 Logan Ave
Taupo 3330

Street address

1/48 Logan Ave
Taupo 3330