Welcome to InterSafe

We specialise in Protecting People: by working to reduce fatalities and permanent life-altering damage to people in the workplace.

InterSafe is a safety consulting company based in Brisbane, Australia

We are a phenomena based and energy based consultancy who attempt to understand, in detail, how different Damaging Energies produce permanent damage to people and provide you with insight into effective controls.  We combine engineering, ergonomic and human factors thinking to help you understand when to go beyond compliance.

We have assisted our clients through preparation of more than 10,000 comprehensive incident reports throughout 80 years of collective experience.

Our focus has resulted in a unique way of thinking about investigating and preventing incidents.  We share these powerful and effective incident investigation models and techniques through a range of courses and services.

Our brands include:


8Steps of Effective Incident Investigation – our process tool for moving through an investigation

Essential Factors

Our control based model for analysing incidents to identify effective controls


Our advanced version of the Essential Factors™ model

Energy Concepts™

Our damaging energy model for enhancing and focussing risk management activities – Energy Based Safety

Focussed Recall

Our process for capturing the unreported knowledge and experience of your workforce – Workforce Engagement


Our energy based approach for conducting Risk Assessments or Safety in Design Reviews

Collective Insights

Our process for engaging groups to improve critical controls and behaviours over time


Our model for implementing and auditing safety management systems