Read about the latest news, initiatives and case studies from the sector.
New Zealand Workplace Health and Safety Awards open for nominations
Do you have a health and safety initiative that made a difference to people's lives? Or know someone who has led the way in health and safety?
Interns seeking opportunities
Do you have any opportunities in health and safety, HR, policy or similiar? Many of our health and safety summer interns are interested in pursuing ongoing employment in government and/or health and safety.
Interns feel the force
As part of a series of agency field trips, the health and safety summer interns were recently hosted by the New Zealand Defence Force and Transpower New Zealand.
Government's Health and Safety at Work Strategy launched
The Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety, Hon Iain Lees-Galloway launched the Government's Health and Safety at Work Strategy on 13 December at Parliament.
Health and Safety Summer Interns meet the Minister
On Tuesday 11 December, the Health and Safety Summer interns were hosted at Parliament by Hon Iain Lees-Galloway, Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety.
Robyn Parkin awarded Public Service Occupational Health and Safety Postgraduate Study Grant
On Thursday 13 December, Robyn Parkin was presented with a certificate to acknowledge her receipt of the Public Service Occupational Health and Safety Postgraduate Study Grant.
First field trip a success
The Department of Corrections hosted the first of a series of ‘field trips’ on 6 November.
New Zealand ShakeOut
New Zealand's national earthquake and tsunami drill took place on 18 October at 9.30am.