WorkSafe news

Employer fined for failing to control safety risks

Employer fined for failing to control safety risks

A company has learned it’s not enough to simply identify health and safety risks

Worker awarded $400,000 after fall

Worker awarded $400,000 after fall

As a result of the incident, the worker sustained serious spinal damage

Worker suffers severe burns to most of his body

Worker suffers severe burns to most of his body

All businesses must consider how they can design safe work processes to ensure these incidents don’t occur

'This is a landmark decision'

'This is a landmark decision'

The COEU will see Otago Polytechnic spend a minimum of $275,000 on health and safety measures and initiatives

How can NZ keep work safe and fair post-COVID?

How can NZ keep work safe and fair post-COVID?

Health and safety at work continues to be essential during the recovery and rebuild of New Zealand's economy