Keep up with the latest WorkSafe NZ safety messages
Changes to Working with Asbestos
The regulations for working around asbestos changed on the 4 April 2016. Go to the WorkSafe site for more information.
Prevention of Falls while Working at Height
Falls from any height can and do result in serious injury. Preventing falls from height is a priority for the WorkSafe NZ and it expects employers and contractors, with staff working at height to actively manage this significant hazard.
'Doing nothing to prevent a fall from height is not an option.' Check the Guidelines for more information, fact sheets and other information.
Safe Use of Machinery
The Best Practice Guidelines for the Safe Use of Machinery outlines the hazards that come with using machinery in the workplace, potential injuries and how best to control hazards. Check out other links to useful fact sheets and toolkits