Here in NZ there do not appear to be any legal precidents regarding the legal liabilities of H&S Professions. The nearest I can find is one in the UK - there may be others - safety-management/director-safety-consultant-jailed-labourers-death. — KeithH
Moral: get qualified and do your job competently. — Chris Peace
WorkSafe has stated the following in regards to a H&S per not being an officer
"Who is not an officer?
People who provide health and safety or other advice, or make recommendations to senior leadership are not officers solely on this basis. — Mark Kenny-Beveridge