Health and safety support
Phone and email support
MAS National’s health and safety consultant, Dr Paul Scofield, can answer your safety inquires and provide safety information relevant to your organisation.
MAS National offers a phone and email support services to provide affordable access to expert health and safety information and advice.
Dr Paul has over 27 years of health and safety experience in a wide range of industries and vocations.
OHS Essentials Program
Our Health and Safety Consultant
Dr Paul Scofield has been providing free consultancy under the Victorian WorkSafe OHS Essentials Program since 2013.
MAS National is a WorkSafe authorised provider of the Program with Dr Paul on the panel of approved consultants for Program delivery.
The services provided under the Program are fully independent of WorkSafe. Nothing is reported back to WorkSafe.
What is OHS Essentials Program?
It’s a free service for Victorian small and medium sized employers with a WorkCover premium.
Eligible employers are able to receive a free evaluation of their organisation and discuss their health and safety obligations and requirements. Information and advice is provided at no cost.
Eligibility for the Program
Employers must have a Victorian WorkCover premium and 59 or less employees. Previous Program participants can re-apply after 3 years.
What the Program provides
By accessing the free program, you’ll receive:
· An initial free 3 ½ hour visit.
· An Action Plan for improving health and safety developed by Dr Paul who provides on-going support during the Program.
· A free 2 and 3 hour follow-up visits over 9 months.
Victorian employers can obtain further details about the Program and check their eligibility by contacting Dr Paul on Paul.Scofield@masnational.com.au.