At Coates safety comes first. It underpins everything we do. After all, helping to build a better future isn’t possible without ensuring the safety of everyone involved. It’s our mission to set the benchmark for everyone from our team to our customers. It’s our aim to create a workplace that’s both injury and incident free and do everything we can to ensure the safety of all we come into contact with.
Coates operates a Health, Safety, Environmental & Quality management system across all Australian operations. Coates has certification of the system for its Belmont, Dandenong, Moorebank, Kingston and Mascot locations. The scope of the management system and certification are available to interested parties upon request.
Our HSEQ policy documents are separated into four functional streams; work health and safety, injury management and return to work, environment and quality. The following four policies have been authored to align with the requirements set out in each of the ISO standards (45001, 9001, 14001).
At Coates we care deeply about the safety and wellbeing of our people, customers and communities. Our Life Saving Commitments represent the support our HSEQ team provides to all employees, empowering them to make positive safety decisions every day.
Chain of Responsibility law means everyone who works with heavy vehicles is accountable for safety, so it's important that all stakeholders understand the principles of safe load restraint. The Coates Load Restraint Guide (2023 Edition) is designed to help everyone in the transport supply chain learn how to load their heavy vehicle safely.
SafetyHub is Coates “One Stop Shop” for contractor management compliance. SafetyHub allows our valued suppliers and contractor workers to self-register in the system, upload insurance, license, and safety compliance documentation and complete Coates Inductions. For assistance with SafetyHub reach out to our Contractor Management Support Team at Contr.Mgmt@coates.com.au. To access SafetyHub use the link below.