Bachelor of Laws (Honours), Masters in Law, Graduate Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety Management, Phd candidate in Work Health & Safety discipline.
Martyn is the Work Health & Safety Regulator for South Australia.
As well as his role as SA’s WHS Regulator, Martyn is the Chief Executive of SafeWork SA, is a Board Member for Safe Work Australia, representing South Australia. He is also the Chair of the Heads of Workplace Safety Authorities for Australia and New Zealand which is the collective community of all Heads of WHS Regulators, a core member of the federal government Sex Discrimination Commissioner’s Respect at Work Council and Secretary-General of the International Association of Labour Inspection, the global professional body and labour and safety regulators with over 100 member countries. He is formally Deputy Chair of the Centre for Workplace Excellence at the University of South Australia.
He has over 30 years’ experience working in investigation, regulatory compliance and health and safety at senior levels in the UK and Australia. Initially a detective in the UK police working on national homicide and training and development, he later qualified in law working in the field of regulatory compliance and risk in health and safety, working across Asia Pacific.