We Have the Skills...

With over 25 years of continuous experience in the Safety Industry, we at Safeman Australia pride ourselves on our staff’s capacity to understand the issues surrounding the safety and protection of employees and to advise customers accordingly.

Our team is trained to respond to enquiries relating to:

  • Safety equipment needs for individual workplace
  • Sourcing specific safety gear requirements
  • Customised work wear for specialised needs
  • Facility safety assessments
  • Facility training designed around client needs
  • Logistics Solutions

If you are looking for informed advice about a safety issue and a quick response to your safety requirements – Safeman is your partner.

 

Our Team

  • Joe DeNittis

    NATIONAL :

    Joe DeNittis

    Managing Director

    A qualified Accountant, Joe De Nittis founded Safeman Australia Pty Ltd in 1989 recognising the need for an independent provider of quality safety products and customer service to Victorian industry. 

     

    Over the past 27 years he has seen this business grow into Australia’s largest independent safety equipment and workwear supplier to Corporate, Infrastructure, mining, distribution and manufacturing companies.  Joe is committed to excellent customer service and continuous improvement within the business.

  • Darren Bugeja

    General Manager, Eastern States

    Darren is the General Manager of Safeman Australia, overseeing the business in Victoria, NSW, QLD and Tasmania. During his 16 years at Safeman the company focus has been on delivering outstanding customer satisfaction.  As senior manager, he passes on his considerable experience and wealth of knowledge about the safety industry and requirements to all staff.  Originally from the automotive spare parts industry he understands how important customer service and has a sense of pride in building strong relationships with his client base over the years.

  • Dale Craig

    National Sales and Business Development Manager

    Dale has had 28 years in the safety industry with market leading companies. In recent times he has managed a specialist uniform supply company which dealt with large National corporate accounts with performance based contracts, providing performance and continuous improvement and cost savings initiatives. In addition, he also managed B2B ecommerce solutions including online uniform management systems.  Dale is committed to providing exceptional service to his clients.

  • Adam Caruso

    WESTERN AUSTRALIA

    Adam Caruso

    Sales Manager (Safeman WA)

    Starting in the safety industry in 1995, Adam held a variety of positions in warehousing, internal sales, account management, product management and branch management.

     

    In July 2010 he was given the opportunity to invest in Safeman WA and Starting with four staff members, this modest beginning has grown into the largest independent safety supply house in Western Australia with branches in Welshpool, Onslow and Berrimah, Northern Territory.

     

    Adam’s success and that of Safeman WA is built around understanding customers needs and endeavoring to exceed their expectations.

  • Danny Nolan

    Danny Nolan

    Operations Manager (Safeman WA)

    Danny started in the safety industry more than 20 years ago.

    Progressing through, purchasing, warehousing and sales roles he gained excellent experience in managing teams and delivering service outcomes. 

     

    In July 2010 he was given the opportunity to invest in Safeman WA together with Adam Caruso.  Together, they have built Western Australia’s largest independent safety supply service the Western Australia and Northern Territory.  This business has grown on a commitment to outstanding customer service.

     

    Danny’s success and that of Safeman WA is built around understanding customers needs and endeavoring to exceed their expectations.

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    Dean Smith

    Sales Manager (Safeman WA)

    Dean has worked in the Industrial and Safety industry for 16 years, with various market leading independent and corporate businesses. Dean’s extensive industry experience has included versatile roles including account management both general and major, branch management, business development and sales management.

     

    He has personally managed and co-ordinated significant corporate contracts in the mining and oil & gas industries, as well as project managing and delivering national corporate contracts. His career success has been contributed to consistently meeting strategic KPI’s around DIFOT, improvement of backend processes, implementing cost saving initiatives and effective execution of B2B Ecommerce solutions, to name a few.

     

    Dean has a genuine passion for the Safety Industry and a commitment to ensuring our customers receive a superior service experience in today’s market, whilst providing exceptional advice and education to our customers.

  • Bev Hogan

    QUEENSLAND

    Bev Hogan

    Senior Account Manager

    Beverley has had 13 years experience in the Safety Industry, which has seen her gain extensive knowledge in servicing the corporate, infrastructure, manufacturing, warehousing & distribution, construction and mining industries and is currently Senior Account Manager for Safeman QLD.

     

    Bev is dedicated to the company's core values and focused customer service

  • Gary Lawler

    Gary Lawler

    Queensland Operations Manager

    Garry comes from a trade background having had considerable experience as a plumber and sheet metal worker.  He has had four year of experience in management roles and is currently responsible for Safeman QLD branch operations. 

     

    Gary is committed to providing his customers the best possible supply experience.

  • Dave Curran

    NEW SOUTH WALES

    Dave Curran

    NSW Sales Manager

    Dave has been involved in the safety supply industry for over twenty four years and has gained extensive experience by progressing through many roles, such as Sales Representative, Sales Manager and Company Director.  The past eight years has been spent with Safeman Australia Pty Ltd as NSW State Manager with the responsibility of serving Safeman’s NSW customers.

     

    Dave is motivated and eager for his branch to deliver outstanding customer service at all times.

  • Neil Gaunt

    Neil Gaunt

    NSW Operations Manager

    Neil is a professional manager with over thirty six years of experience in the supply of industrial workwear and personal protective equipment.  The past ten years of this journey have been with Safeman Australia Pty Ltd with a focus on serving our NSW customer base. 

     

    Neil is committed to the company's core values and passionate about providing excellent customer service

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    TASMANIA

    Ian Collins

    Tasmanian Branch Manager

    Ian is a professional manager with over thirty years of experience in varying Industrial organisations within Tasmania and other States. 

     

    For the past 4 years he has been Manager of Safeman, Tasmania and has brought to this role extensive product knowledge and understanding of the safety supply industry

     

    Ian is self motivated and eager to deliver outstanding personal service to his clients at all times.