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A positive safety culture

Encouraging a Positive Safety Culture

Deloitte’s recently issued their second annual Health and Safety Leadership Survey of New Zealand Companies.  In it 90% of Kiwi CEO’s think their health and safety risks are effectively managed but there are 3 key areas that needed improvement: risk management, worker engagement and contractor management. Lead by example Build trust and respect Communicate clearly Involve everyone … Continue reading “Encouraging a Positive Safety Culture”

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6 Preventative Ways to Avoid Workplace Accidents and Injuries

Back at work after a summer break you probably think you have too much to catch up on to think about safety. However workplace injuries don’t take holidays. They are more likely to happen when you are focused on other things and they can happen in any kind of working environment and affect any worker. While … Continue reading “6 Preventative Ways to Avoid Workplace Accidents and Injuries”

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Don’t let safety be another New Year’s resolution failure

Approximately half of all Americans make New Year’s resolutions yet only 8% actually achieve them. It is now two and half weeks into the New Year.  How many of your New Year’s resolutions have you broken already?  How can you make safety an every day habit not a New Year’s resolution forgotten within a few … Continue reading “Don’t let safety be another New Year’s resolution failure”

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Safety Solutions for Remote Locations

It is the holiday season and you may be looking forward to that break away somewhere remote where work can’t get hold of you. New Zealand’s landscape is diverse, with may parts considered rugged, remote and sparsely populated. Great for a holiday destination but sometimes things need to be built in these environments and people need to … Continue reading “Safety Solutions for Remote Locations”

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