Meet The Team

Name: Stephen Holden
Position: Advertising and Promotions Manager

I have been with the company since 1999 as Advertising Manager for Paykel Engineering Supplies.  I lead our advertising and promotional programmes and am responsible for all printed material including promotional pricing, images and… Read More

Name: Fran Te Rangi
Position: buyer

I started out in the warehouse training to become a Customer Service cadet and ended up working in our Support Office as the Buyer for hose and valves.  What I enjoy about my job is working with an awesome team and also that what I… Read More

Name: Pat Mayes
Position: Southern Regional Manager - Christchurch

I have been involved in direct customer sales for the past 25 years and I enjoy the challenge of doing the job right and getting repeat business from happy customers.I joined Blackwoods Paykels Protector Safety almost eight years ago as… Read More

Name: Kristen Auckram
Position: Account Manager - Invercargill

I never imagined I would be working in the safety industry but “here I am”.

I started out working for NZ Safety as the Branch Administrator and three years later secured myself an Account Manager role at Protector Safety.… Read More

Name: Adam Hall
Position: Category Manager

I originally started with Paykels in Albany about 10 years ago doing Internal Sales. Internal Sales was a fun job where my daily routine was to have a mince & cheese pie from the neighbouring Chinese bakery. Nice pies however I must… Read More

Name: Denise Ferguson
Position: Branch Manager - Petone

I’m Denise Ferguson and I am the Branch Manager at the Blackwoods/Protector Safety store in Petone, Wellington.  I have been with Protector Safety for almost 8 years and have seen many changes in that time.  Protector Safety… Read More

Company News

Winter Stock Clearance

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Forestry Products Catalogue OUT NOW

View our 2015 Forestry Products Catalogue here

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Department of Labour Working at Height Guidelines

View the latest version of Best Practice Guidelines for working at height in New Zealand from the Department of Labour

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Gas Detection Hire, Service & Calibration

APC Techsafe offer a complete range of gas detectors for short or long term hire and a complete maintenance & calbration service

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Spill Response Guide - Available for Download

View our handy Spill Response Guide - Download the PDF version and place around your workplace.

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Wesfarmers Group

WISNZ supporting the Hihi Recovery Programme

The hihi/stitchbird (Notiomystis cincta) is a medium-sized forest-dwelling passerine that once occurred throughout New Zealand.

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