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WorkSafe New Zealand
New Zealand's workplace health & safety regulator. Working with businesses and workers to make Kiwi workplaces safer and healthier.
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NZ TAIC 23h
TAIC has opened an investigation into a work place fatality on board the deepwater factory vessel San Granit, 55 miles East of Banks Peninsula.
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ACC New Zealand 18h
In the last five years we’ve seen 25 injuries while sizzling sausages, and 21 claims for slipping on an onion. However, “slipping on an onion at a sausage sizzle” returned 0 results
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Congratulations to the Hollands from Kaiwera in Southland whose innovative system to prevent falls into their silo won them the top spot in our win a rugby coaching session with Richard Loe competition. Nice work team! 👍🏈
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WorkSafe New Zealand Nov 14
The death of a retired man who fell from a mobility scooter on a damaged piece of footpath has resulted in building development company YSB Group Limited being fined $100,000 -
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YoungFarmeroftheYear Nov 13
Entries are now open for the FMG Junior Young Farmer of the Year. Do you know a high school student who'd enjoy this competition?
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WorkSafe New Zealand Nov 13
Alright, here's the sauce on sausage sizzle safety. Rest assured New Zealand, the sausage sizzle is set to stay. The Bunnings onion dilemma is in no way an order of Government, or a snag in health and safety law 🤦‍♀️🤦‍♂️
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WorkSafe New Zealand Nov 12
Machine guarding standards are still not being met by too many companies. Locker Group (NZ) Ltd appeared in court recently after a worker's hands were crushed by a piece of machinery that folds sheet metal 👉
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Safeguard Nov 11
Talked today with about his new innovation role with Will summarise in Nov/Dec mag.
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WorkSafe New Zealand Nov 7
Congratulations to Sione Lolohea who took out the WorkSafe Safety Contribution award at the Site Safe Evening of Celebration last night for leading and inspiring a dramatic culture changes at APS ltd 👉
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WorkSafe New Zealand Nov 7
Unqualified and unsafe asbestos removal landed Richard John Knight in court last week for an unlicensed asbestos demolition job carried out on a Riccarton building in February last year
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WorkSafe New Zealand Nov 7
Great write up on Young Farmer of the Year 2018, Logan Wallace, who talks about how he uses his Land Search and Rescue learnings to manage risks on his farm 👉 
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WorkSafe New Zealand Nov 1
Northland granddad Steven Glen Vincent can no longer hold his grandson without being supervised after a machine guarding failure left him with severe injuries.
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WorkSafe New Zealand Oct 25
Thanks for the great write-up on our 'Be a Safe Guy' campaign 👍
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The Project NZ Oct 24
Doug Healey, workplace accident survivor, on changing our workplace health and safety culture: “Absolutely, we are a great nation… we can play catch up with the rest of the world… be a safe guy”
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The Project NZ Oct 24
TONIGHT: We send out into the field to find out how are changing our health and safety culture with their new ‘Be a Safe Guy’ campaign, led by comedian D'Angelo Martin
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WorkSafe New Zealand Oct 24
There’s no wrong way to say the right thing. Our ‘be a safe guy’ campaign is focused on reducing workplace injuries and fatalities for young workers by reminding people that being part of a work whānau means looking out for, and speaking up for each other.
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WorkSafe New Zealand Oct 24
Replying to @NeateGraham
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business.govt.nz Oct 24
If left unchecked, can affect your workers’ health, and damage your culture and profit. Here’s how to prevent bullying, and keep your workspace healthy and safe. Learn more: via
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WorkSafe New Zealand Oct 24
Scott Alexander McRae was sentenced after a worker on his Wellsford farm was killed after towing a trailer behind a tractor when he lost traction on a sloped piece of land. The tractor and trailer jackknifed, rolled and fatally injured the driver 👉
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WorkSafe New Zealand Oct 24
We have been advised that a person was tragically fatally injured by a bull in Oxford yesterday. We are making inquiries.
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