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Sun Smart - protecting workers from solar UV radiation - new...

Protecting workers from solar UV radiation bookletSunsmart workersUV Flyer & App details

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Register That - Update 3

A progress update on the HASANZ register of workplace health & safety professionalsRegisterthatupdate3final.pdf

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Minister's priorities

Minister's prioritiesThe introduction of targeted initiatives to improve the health and safety of Maori workers, a stronger focus on both occupational disease and mental health, and an improved joint approach to injury prevention from ACC and WorkSafe are among the 2018 priorities for the new Minister of Workplace Relations and Safety, Iain Lees-Galloway, who is also Minister for ACC.In Auckland to officially open a ...

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HASANZ APPOINTS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR - Media Release

7 February 2018 Media release HASANZ APPOINTS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR The Health and Safety Association of New Zealand (HASANZ) has appointed Philip Aldridge as its first Executive Director, with responsibility for managing its day to day operations and implementing its business strategy. HASANZ is the umbrella organisation for workplace health and safety professions and was established in September 2014 to raise professi ...

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Press Release

PRESS RELEASE- 11thJune 2018Local health and safety manager wins National AwardWanganui has been put on the health and safety map of New Zealand after Terri Coopland, of MARS Petcare, won the NZISM Health and Safety Practitioner of the Year Award, at the Workplace Health and Safety Awards 2018.Sponsored by the New Zealand Institute of Safety Management (NZISM), the award recognises Terri’s work developing ways to e ...

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SafePlus Fact Sheet

SafePlus Fact Sheet .pdf

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NZOHS: OH Learning Module W201: Basic Principles in Occupati...

Internationally Recognised QualificationTopics Covered:Importance of occupational hygieneHuman physiologyChemical hazards recognitionPhysical hazards recognitionHazard evaluationControl of hazards An introduction to occupational hygiene outlining the basis for anticipation, recognition, evaluation and control of hazards that can be encountered in the workplace.The course is internationally recognised OHTA W201 Basic ...

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WorkSafe's advice warning

NBR_Nicole_Rosie_24Nov2017.pdf

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New Minister of Workplace Relations & Safety - Iain Lees-Gal...

New Minister of Workplace Relations & Safety - Iain Lees-GallowayIain has lived in Palmerston North for nearly 20 years and has been its Member of Parliament since 2008. Over that time Iain has seen Palmerston North become a more self-confident city with a strong identity as a multicultural urban-provincial centre with strengths in logistics, distribution, events and food innovation.Iain wants to see the benefits of ...

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Workshops with Safety II Guru Dr John Green

An exclusive opportunity for HASANZ membersWorkshops with Safety II Guru Dr John GreenDirector HSEQ, Laing O'Rourke European HubThese workshops will be of particular interest to those people who attended the recentNZISM Safety Differently Masterclass Conducted By Art Of Work'Dr John Green is an internationally acclaimed expert in Safety II – an approach that changes safety management from “avoiding things going w ...

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HealthyWork 2017 Conference : Save the Date ( 22 November 20...

A one day conference that will challenge, inspire and expand your understanding of worker health and wellbeing.LOCATIONSKYCITY Convention Centre, AucklandPRICING INFORMATION$595.00+GST (special earlybird pricing closes 6 October 2017)Save the dateWe are pleased to announce the return of HealthyWork for its third year, taking place on 22 November 2017 at the SKYCITY Convention Centre in Auckland.HealthyWork is a ...

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NZOHNA Conference: “Healthy Workers – the future of your...

Great to have so many of you already registered, but we still have room for more To register https://www.nzohna.org.nz/conference-2017/ Having any trouble with your registration please contact Carolyn.mcaree@stos.co.nz We have a manual registration form if you don’t want to go through the website.

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ACC Business Customer Seminars

ACC warmly invites you to attend the 2017 ACC Business Customer Seminars.These free seminars provides a great opportunity to network and hear the latest senior leader updates from ACC and WorkSafe. Guest speakers will present on topical issues facing workplaces today.We look forward to you joining us.Seminars will be held on the following dates:Timaru: 29th August Timaru_Seminar_invite_29_Aug_2017_Dunendin: 30th Augu ...

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NZISM Announces New Advisory Board Chair

PRESS RELEASE – 19th JUNE 2017 NZISM Announces New Advisory Board Chair The New Zealand Institute of Safety Management (NZISM) is delighted to announce that Mike Cosman will become the new Chair of its Advisory Board with effect from 16 June 2017. Samantha Sharif, the current Advisory Board Chair, will step down as Chair, but remain a member of the Advisory Board. Mike Cosman said “I’d like to thank S ...

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NZOHNA Conference: “Healthy Workers – the future of your...

September 21st & 22nd 2017 at the Devon Hotel, New Plymouth, TaranakiFull Details: https://www.nzohna.org.nz/conference-2017/

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NZOHNA Conference 2017: Call for Papers & Posters

CALL FOR PAPERS AND POSTERS The NZ Occupational Health Nurses’ Association welcomes abstracts for the 2017 NZOHNA Conference to be held from 21-22nd September 2017 at Devon Hotel, New Plymouth. The theme for the conference is “Healthy Workers – the future of your business”. The conference committee are seeking concurrent session presenters to compliment the theme to energise and engage with the delegates wi ...

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NZOHNA Conference 2017: Save the Date

SAVE THE DATEFor:” The National NZOHNA (NZ Occupational Health Nurses Association) Conference”The theme for the conference is “Healthy Workers – the future of your business”.September 21st & 22nd 2017At: The Devon Hotel, New Plymouth, Taranaki

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HASANZ Chair's Update to Members

Read the latest update from Craig Smith, HASANZ Independent Chair which includes:NZOHNA gains Full MembershipAgreeing our registration standardsCelebrating diversityIn praise of CPDReturn of Vincent CovelloChair's update to members February 2017.pdf

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Enabling Leadership - Safety Differently: Masterclass with 1...

by Art of Work 31 March 2017, 8am-5pm, Butterfly Creek, 10 Tom Pearce Dr Auckland Airport Download flyer here Participants will learn: How to shift your approach from being a ‘hero’ to being a ‘host’ How to ask better questions to enable continuous learning How to facilitate the design of effective solutions to enable better work practices and outcomes How to enable creativity as a ...

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Safeguard National Health & Safety Conference 2017

LOCATION31 May-1 June 2017, SKYCITY Convention Centre, Federal Street, Auckland (New Zealand Room, Level 5)Better ConversationsThe journey towards a high-performing health and safety culture is dependent on the ability to deliver a clear, authentic message. Communication may be up to senior executives and officers, to workers on the shop floor, or to contractors and other business partners. Whatever the case, those r ...

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World Congress on Safety and Health at Work

The 2017 World Congress: 3-6th September 2017, Sands Expo & Convention Centre, SingaporeBe part of XXI World Congress on Safety and Health at Work 2017—The world’s largest OSH event that will be held in Southeast Asia for the first time!From 3 to 6 September 2017, 3,500 occupational safety and health (OSH) practitioners, researchers, business and government leaders will gather at Sands Expo and Convention Centre, ...

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World Congress on Safety and Health at Work

The 2017 World Congress: 3-6th September 2017, Sands Expo & Convention Centre, SingaporeBe part of XXI World Congress on Safety and Health at Work 2017—The world’s largest OSH event that will be held in Southeast Asia for the first time!From 3 to 6 September 2017, 3,500 occupational safety and health (OSH) practitioners, researchers, business and government leaders will gather at Sands Expo and Convention Centre, ...

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