Real Industry Safety Knowledge

Real Industry Safety Knowledge

Risk Services Australia assisting companies to manage risk effectively. Real Industry Safety Knowledge gained by monitoring, auditing & contract managing top tier companies across Australia, professionally achieving nationwide benchmarking of the best in organisational management of Risk.

We Lead
Risk Services Australia is led by James Thomas with a track record in collaborating with companies to resolve risk management issues through uniting leadership in sustainable improvement strategies and streamlined systems for companies of all sizes and projects up to the $Billion scale.
Supporting strategic decision-makers with high attention to detail backed by strong technical knowledge and experience in HOW to practically manage risk in industry.

We are experienced professionals and our work delivers many tangible benefits. We can:

  • Clear up confusion
  • Simplify systems
  • Optimise H&S overheads
  • Instill Commitment NOT Complexity
  • Motivate & influence a workforce
  • Boost efficiency & lower cost

Service Strengths
H&S Improvement; Organisational assessment of compliance and exposure to Risk. Industry leading improvement strategy development & support.
H&S Development; Nationally benchmarked, simple, streamlined, value adding systems integrated into how you do business.
H&S Conducting; Industry leading Audits, Inspections, Training & Risk Assessment facilitation. Extensive track record in Project & Contractor Management.


Belief – Every injury in the workplace is preventable
Expectation – Simple & Specific.
Attitude & Performance – A workforce who can Define, Perceive and Manage Risk.

JobReady is industry leading integration of behaviour based safety into your H&S framework that motivates & engages a workforce to ensure every employee understands HOW they will assess their exposure to everyday task hazards.

Creating Value – Job Ready

Define your Risk, Perceive your Risk, Manage your Risk!

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Organisational Strategy

Commitment to visible leadership, creating value through workforce engagement.

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H&S Framework Development

Developing your H&S Framework through national benchmarking.

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H&S Solutions

Experience delivering industry best practice in H&S services.

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Leading key stakeholders in identifying opportunity, negotiating benefit, leading change
and driving performance to achieve strategic outcomes in safety performance.

Based in Brisbane QLD, helping companies to get their Health and Safety right throughout Australia.

View our achievements to see what we’ve done. We’re very easy to work with, find out how easy! Or contact us to discuss your ideas and ask for an obligation free quotation.

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Client Testimonials

  • Murray Offen
    Murray OffenDirector at Concrete Evidence Pty Ltd

    James was the Client Safety Manager who assisted Concrete Evidence in achieving a zero injury safety record on the Ravensworth Expansion Project.
    He worked closely with our project team, was always positive and an influential H&S leader across the project.

  • Todd Reinke
    Todd ReinkeES&H Superviser Bechtel Organisation

    Construction of GLNG was challenging on so many levels. James was the client representative who bridged the challenges and assisted in reaching solutions. It was with James support that we were able to carry out the OSBL scope of work safely, including six million man hours without a Lost Time Injury.
    I look forward to working with James again.

  • I recommend with concerted effort that James is a precise and particular individual who has H&S values and driven principles with respective work ethos, over viewing an individual, personally inspired H&S culture.
    Be prepared to be lifted to the next H&S level with James's involvement!

  • James is a technically competent, committed & influential H&S professional who’s ongoing positive influence has been a key factor in improving the Santos GLNG project safety performance. I enjoyed working with James & appreciate his support over the years.

  • Sean Wardman
    Sean WardmanDirector at McDonald Wardman

    I have worked with many people in large organisations and small and have never witnessed greater professionalism and commitment than James. Composed and resolute no matter what the consequence of maintaining his integrity and workplace safety. I believe that James has saved lives with this commitment. You will know you're in the right hands if you're dealing with James Thomas.

  • Roy Lee
    Roy LeeDirector at HSE

    Enjoyed working along side James. He made life easy and is very approachable and went out of his way to assist. Well versed in industry requirements. Would work with James any time.