Overlapping Duties, Supply Chain & Procurement
Government agencies have multiple, complex relationships with other Businesses or Undertakings. Agencies have an ability to influence wider improvement of health and safety in New Zealand through supply chain leadership with the significant amount of procurement of goods and services they collectively undertake. To do this well, they need to ensure they understand how to meet their obligations of Overlapping Duties under the Health and Safety at Work Act.
Promoting successful relationships: Building MPI's Overlapping Duties Framework
MPI identified that it needed an overlapping duties framework which would be able to provide visibility and oversight of the type and the nature of the relationships MPI has. This case study presents some of the key insights, learnings and benefits MPI has had through the process of developing the framework.