Austral Drilling Services are committed to ensuring safe systems of work and a safe workplace is provided and maintained for all our employees and contractors. Through existing and practical application of our Certified HSEQ Management system, we aim to continually improve our performance with focus on the elimination of all work related injuries and illness and minimisation of risks to our employees, the environment and assets.

Our Health, Safety, Environment and Quality Management system is certified to the requirements of AS4801, ISO14001 & ISO9001 which includes Policies, Procedures, Risk Procedures, Safe Work Instructions and Training packages including but not limited to:

  • Commitment and Leadership
  • Planning, Objectives and Targets
  • Risk Management
  • Document Control
  • Legal and Other Requirements
  • Training and Competency
  • Consultation and Communication
  • Incident Reporting and Investigation
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Monitor, Audit and review
  • Change Management
  • Management Review

ADS develop and train all employees in project specific health and safety management plans for each project we undertake to ensure the health and safety risks associated with each project are identified, communicated and mitigated against.