WorkSafe news

WorkSafe urges better awareness of asbestos risks

WorkSafe urges better awareness of asbestos risks

Asbestos exposure kills more than 200 people a year. It’s time to do better, WorkSafe and partners say

Employer handed six-figure fine after workplace fatality

Employer handed six-figure fine after workplace fatality

Case underscores the importance of risk assessment on modified equipment

WorkSafe warns against reliance on 'verbal directions' in workplace safety

WorkSafe warns against reliance on 'verbal directions' in workplace safety

'Common sense' is not enough to reduce workplace risks

Employer lands six-figure fine after worker's serious injuries

Employer lands six-figure fine after worker's serious injuries

The employee was lucky to have survived the incident, according to WorkSafe

'The most difficult time of my life': Kiwis report spiralling mental health

'The most difficult time of my life': Kiwis report spiralling mental health

Employers still have a lot of work to do in addressing mental wellbeing concerns