Welcome to Safe System Solutions | Aotearoa New Zealand

Our Mission

Our mission is to reduce road trauma

New Zealand has a high rate of road fatalities when compared to similar countries. This high level of trauma has a long term ‘ripple effect’ through our communities to affect loved ones, responders, workers and more. At Safe System Solutions, we deliver a positive impact to our communities by making transport safe.

About Us

Who are we?

We are a team of experienced professionals dedicated to providing Safe System solutions to our clients across New Zealand.

Our aim is to operationalise the Safe System in Aotearoa New Zealand, and we do this by providing professional services, including:

• Safe System Audits
• Safe System project development
• Railway level crossing safety
• Safe System road/street design
• Network Safety Management
• Research, evaluations and project management
• Technical advice

In addition to our team on the ground in Aotearoa New Zealand, we have access to a wealth of resources, knowledge and applied learnings from our teams in Victoria, Queensland and Sweden. Check out the rest of our website for information about our wider team.

At Safe System Solutions, we are committed to providing our clients with practical, evidence based and effective solutions that help keep our community safe. Contact us today to learn more about our services and how we can help you improve road safety in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Our Team

Sam Pasley

Sam Pasley

New Zealand Managing Director | MInstD, CPEng, CMEngNZ

Email | +64 20 4000 2314

About Sam

Sam is a Chartered Professional Road Safety Engineer in Safe System Solutions’ New Zealand office.  Sam has over 15 years’ experience in road safety and transport engineering and has previously led a team of over 25 road safety professionals. Sam was part of the team that won the 2022 National Award for Road Safety and currently works with numerous road controlling authorities to deliver safe system outcomes.

Kenn Beer

Kenn Beer

Principal Engineer ∣ BEng (Hons), RPEng, RPEQ, MPIA

Email | +61 401 345 461  | +61 3 9068 4801

About Kenn

Kenn is a Registered Professional Engineer, accredited Senior Road Safety Auditor, transport planner, trainer and assessor. He has over 20 years’ experience in road safety engineering, planning, policy and strategy development. Kenn is one of Australia’s most active Safe System practitioners and trainers, and has delivered many diverse projects, including: safety strategies for local and state government; business cases for TAC; Road Safety Audits and Safe System Assessments. Kenn was co-lead for the 2020 update to the Austroads Guide to Road Safety series.

Wendy Chan

Wendy Chan

NZ Technical Design Lead | BE, ME (Hons), CPEng, IntPE, CMEngNZ

About Wendy

Wendy is a Chartered Professional Engineer with over 17 years of experience specialising in road safety, traffic engineering, geometric design and pavement engineering. She has successfully managed and delivered transportation projects at all stages throughout New Zealand. Additionally, she is experienced in Project Management, Design Management, AutoCAD, Civil 3D and various Autodesk software including Infraworks.

Aidan Misquita

Aidan Misquita

Senior Road Safety Engineer | BEng (Hons), MEngNZ

About Aidan

Aidan has over 5 years of experience in road safety and transport engineering delivering for Waka Kotahi, Auckland Transport, and other local councils. He is experienced in safe system audits, speed management, and crash reduction studies. Most notably, he has worked on the Speed and Infrastructure Programme, Transport Choices Programme, and Auckland’s Speed Management Programme.

Portrait of Sam Pasley
Portrait of Sam Pasley

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+64 20 4000 2314