Machinery pre starts


Machinery Pre Starts
Unlimited, ready-to-go digital pre starts
with our free pre start app
Risk management and corrective actions
Risk Management &
Corrective Actions

Know the hazards and how to control
them with our automated risk
management reports
Document management and audit trail
Document Management
& Audit Trail

Leave paper-based systems behind and
manage and store crucial compliance
information digitally
Dashboards and reporting
Dashboards & Reporting
Get information and insights on the
compliance status across your fleet
and sites



    Machinery Risk Assessments


    Machinery Risk Assessments
    Industry leading and specific to your
    machines. Powered by the Machinery Compliance Engine (MCE)
    Service and maintenance management
    Service & Maintenance

    Keep your machines in top condition
    with a preventative maintenance
    Safe Operating Procedures

    Access easy-to-read, comprehensive
    SOPs specific to your machines
    MySite subcontractor machinery management
    All the tools to manage machinery
    compliance obligations and uphold
    safety on-site
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                        machinery safety and compliance software

                        Helping businesses operating or supplying machinery meet compliance, keep people safe, and improve operational productivity.

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                        Safety solutions for all machinery brands including:

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                        Your toolbox for meeting machinery compliance

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                        Our easy-to-follow surveys are machine-specific and reflect the latest in legislation, providing consistency across your fleet assessments.

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                        Know the hazards and how to control them with our automated risk management reports that give you a clear action plan to compliance.

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                        Store all of your crucial documents digitally, giving you access anytime, anywhere, with an audit trail that’s readily available.

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                        Faster, safer, zero paper. Unlimited, non-generic pre start checklists with our free Pre Start Plus app.

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                        Ready-to-download, comprehensive SOPs, specific to your machines.

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                        Gain real-time visibility of machinery safety and compliance across multiple work sites.

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                        The trusted name in machinery compliance and safety solutions

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                        SAFE MACHINES, SAFE PEOPLE

                        Keeping people SAFE is our primary goal

                        We care about people getting home safely to family, friends and loved ones. Our machinery safety management software helps identify serious machinery hazards that could be controlled to reduce risk and keep your people safe.

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                        SIMPLIFY THE COMPLEX

                        Machinery compliance made simple

                        Managing machinery safety can be a daunting task, involving complex legislation and regulations as well as intricate knowledge of various types of machines and equipment.

                        Ideagen Plant Assessor makes it easy to stay ahead of legislative and machine-specific requirements. Simultaneously, we help you get on with the job safer and quicker by streamlining risk assessment, pre start processes and service scheduling/ maintenance activities.

                        SAFEGUARD YOUR BUSINESS

                        Protection from legal and financial liabilities

                        Have peace of mind that machinery safety and compliance is under control, machines and people are safe and that legislative requirements have been met by automating complex risk management processes.

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                        NO PAPER CHECKLISTS

                        Reduce the admin burden

                        Select and inspect from over 120k+ machines saving time and effort to set up, research and risk profile a fleet of machines. Digital pre starts, ready-built assessments, automated risk reports and organised record-keeping means no paper headaches.

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                        Machinery safety solutions
                        purpose-built for you.

                        • Construction

                        • Local Government

                        • Utilities

                        • Dealer and Hire

                        Ideagen Plant Assessor offers a centralised hub for construction companies to manage the compliance requirements of all machines, including those supplied to site.

                        "Ideagen Plant Assessor makes sure that any equipment that we get to site is fit for purpose and meets all those safety requirements even before we use them on site."

                        Jasmin Singh
                        HSE Coordinator, GLC


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                        Our software helps councils ensure compliance standards are met, safeguard in the case of an incident or audit, and reduce the administrative burden of managing machinery risk and safety across a diverse fleet.

                        "[Ideagen Plant Assessor] provides consistent questions for the asset that meet legislation, Australian standards and codes of practice. Without that, it’s up to the individual to decide what the risks are."

                        Richard Thompson
                        Workshop and Operations Manager, LCC

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                        Ideagen Plant Assessor is the only machinery safety and compliance solution that caters to all of the unique machinery across the utilities industry, including a large range of highly specialised fixed and mobile waste collection, processing and recycling equipment.

                        "The NuGrow workforce were always focused on safety, but having a streamlined, easy to use software such as Plant Assessor has really seen NuGrow embrace safety as a whole."

                        Peter Thompson
                        Chief Strategy Officer, NuGrow

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                        Whether you import, manufacture, sell or hire machinery, Ideagen Plant Assessor helps to ensure your machinery is up to Australian Standards, and that you're providing all necessary safety information to your customers.

                        "Unless you’ve got a risk assessment procedure on equipment, you’re leaving yourself wide open. That’s the critical bit. Knowing you can go to bed at night knowing that you’re doing industry best."

                        Satch Santilli
                        Chief Executive Officer, Semco


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                        4 steps to improve machinery compliance guide


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                        10 Machinery compliance mistakes and how to avoid them in 2024

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                        Pre Start Plus

                        The #1 FREE machinery pre start checklist app

                        Machine-specific pre starts 

                        • Real-time results

                        • Direct data-sync to Ideagen Plant Assessor

                        • Consistency - no ambiguity, no subjectivity

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