James Fletcher

Director, Safe & Healthy working with Orrcon Steel

James Fletcher

Director, Safe & Healthy working with Orrcon Steel

Biography

Initially travelling the world with Cirque Du Soleil for 3 years and managing the health of 200 individuals touring the world, getting exposed to how health systems are run throughout the world, James’ passion is to reduce the impacts of injury and illness in the workplace.

The research is showing us the impact of employee wellness and its interaction with safety onsite. Trending towards influencing behaviour and decision making, we are seeing a shift towards the human element onsite.

James develops unique innovative wellness initiatives such as The Human Aquarium, a program to support a QUIT smoking program for the manufacturing industry. Working with some of Australia’s largest organisations such as Carlton & United breweries and Orrcon Steel, he is helping them achieve improved health and well-being of employees, improved safety onsite and reduced injury rates.