Client Testimonials

Higher productivity and higher performance

Without good data, good decision-making around workplace health and safety has been a hit-and-miss affair. Health and safety is the final organisational frontier that has lagged behind other more established work practices. The greatest barrier (data capture and analysis) has finally been torn down, offering organisations fresh opportunities for increasing productivity and performance, while massively reducing the risks.

This is what some of our clients have to say.


“The NewHeights™ programme is a powerful business tool that has the very real ability to alter deeply embedded workplace culture and lift safety, performance and productivity. It's these benefits of the Orange Umbrella® methodology are used as ‘best practice’ examples in my books.”

Dianne Dyck, Author: Occupational Health & Safety 3rd edition; Disability Management 5th edition (Canada)


“Our executive now breathes a little easier. Through the NewHeights™ process we were able to quantify and work on the issues that will significantly reduce our exposure.”

Allan Berge, Former Group Managing Director, MainPower NZ Ltd (New Zealand)


“After six months we were seeing impressive gains at a time when difficult business changes were being implemented and leadership rebuilt.”

Ron Koper, Former Vice President, Business Effectiveness, CE Franklin (Canada)


“The biggest surprise was how quickly we could identify improvements and the value of those learnings to the whole business. NewHeights™ made this happen.”

Julian Elder, Former CEO, WEL Networks (New Zealand)


“These tools can be used across jurisdictions and we will be promoting them nationally and internationally in order to expand our industry benchmarking capability and knowledge around safety performance improvement processes.”

Peter Berry, Executive Director, Electricity Engineers’ Association of New Zealand (New Zealand)