Kevin Thompson

Kevin Thompson

Health & Safety

Kevin Thompson KB Contractors Health & Safety
Kevin Thompson KB Contractors Health & Safety

Kevin is the Health & Safety representative at KB Contractors. He joined the team in 1998 and is the Chairman of the New Zealand Safety Council, a Committee Member on HASANZ, the Dunedin Health and Safety Forum and a Registered workplace assessor.

He is responsible for the day-to-day applications and maintenance of our health and safety management programme. His role includes training staff, assisting managers to identify training needs and developing effective training programmes. A key aspect of his role is managing and promoting health and safety and environmental compliance on significant projects. Along with liaising with key stakeholders and authorities. Conducting quality, safety and environmental audits and achieving certifications.

Kevin brings an extensive background in health and safety to his role, he is a registered safety professional with NZSC, and Accredited Safety Auditor, he holds a Diploma in Health and Safety Management and is an Incident Cause Management System (ICAM) Lead Investigator. In 2017, Kevin was appointed by SIT Polytechnic as a facilitator for the Diploma course and is also accredited with ConstructSafe.