WorkSafe news

'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

Company to pay $15,000 to worker who fell from man cage

Company to pay $15,000 to worker who fell from man cage

'None of the workers were trained in the use of height safety equipment, or supervised by a competent person'

Company fined $270,000 after workplace injury

Company fined $270,000 after workplace injury

The worker's injuries could have been far more serious or even fatal

COVID-19: Alert Level 2 – starting the 'new normal' in the retail sector

COVID-19: Alert Level 2 – starting the 'new normal' in the retail sector

While returning to the ‘new normal’ may be an intimidating concept, the risks can be controlled with careful planning and good communication