Margaret van Schaik CFIOSH

Health and Safety Professional
van Schaik Health and Safety Solutions Limited
Wellington Region


Chartered Health and safety professional with 25 years extensive career experience in OH&S group management in manufacturing, maritime, banking, healthcare, engineering, trade industries, science and research, central and local government and health and safety regulation and professional consultancy. 

I am a Chartered Fellow with IOSH and a Certified Fellow with NZISM. Managing Director of van Schaik (VS) Health and Safety Solutions Ltd, a boutique H&S consultancy with a nationwide team of H&S professionals providing health and safety governance, leadership, and technical consultancy services across New Zealand.

I am a member of the Institute of Directors and hold a number of community-based governance roles.



HASANZ Registered SafePlus Assessor
  • New Zealand Institute of Safety Management
  • Certified Fellow (CertFellNZISM) -NZ Institute of Safety Management
    Chartered Fellow (CFIOSH) - Institution of Occupational Safety and Health
    General Member - Human Factors Ergonomics Society of New Zealand
  • Graduate Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety - Massey University
    Accredited SafePlus Assessor
My Skills and Experience

Postal address

PO Box 54065
Mana, Porirua
Wellington 5247

Street address

6 Steyne Ave
Porirua 5026