Michelle Gillman M.WHS, ProfNZISM

Health and Safety Professional
Planit Works Ltd (Trading as Planit Safe)
Canterbury Region


I am a highly experienced health, safety and wellbeing, and emergency management professional with a broad range of skills in the management of workplace and public health and safety and a strong focus on critical risk management and disaster prevention.  

Areas of expertise include:

  • Strategic and implementation planning 
  • Emergency preparedness and management
  • Critical risk identification and management
  • Risk profiling utilising the Bow Tie risk management process
  • Cross-functional team driven improvement
  • Coaching and mentoring to develop bench-strength
  • Group facilitation to drive organisational improvement
  • Engagement and participation programmes
  • Incident investigation using the Incident Cause Analysis Method (ICAM)
HASANZ Registered
  • New Zealand Institute of Safety Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management (Massey University)
    Master in Workplace Health and Safety (University of Newcastle, Australia)
    Graduate Certificate in Workplace Health and Safety (University of Newcastle, Australia)
    Diploma of Occupational Heath and Safety Practice (SIT)
    Certificate in Health and Safety (Tai Poutini Polytechnic)
My Skills and Experience

Planit Works Ltd (Trading as Planit Safe)

Postal address

8 Frame Crescent
Selwyn 7614