Workplace health and safety

Company fined $250K after fatal incident

Company fined $250K after fatal incident

The firm did not carry out an effective risk assessment

Company fined $150K following electrical accident

Company fined $150K following electrical accident

An experienced worker has suffered from injury because his employer 'didn’t ensure risks were mitigated'

Heinz Wattie appears in court after employee is burnt

Heinz Wattie appears in court after employee is burnt

'These vats had reached boiling point on many occasions, putting workers at risk of serious harm'

Stressed employees are costing employers billions

Stressed employees are costing employers billions

More than 70% of employees spend at least an hour thinking of stressors

How can employers support staff in a time of tragedy?

How can employers support staff in a time of tragedy?

The workplace should serve as a ‘safe space’ for all workers reeling from devastation

Restaurant fined $62K after worker falls into vat of hot water

Restaurant fined $62K after worker falls into vat of hot water

The hot bath was meant for thawing out frozen food packages