April 17, 2020

There can be no box-ticking in a covid workplace

Workplace safety improved after the Pike River tragedy, but is still too narrowly focused on accidents and remains a box-ticking exercise for many despite a rising workplace death toll. Covid-19 should be a spur to greater cultural change and truly safe and accountable work practices, says Rod Oram

April 20, 2020

Driving still under the radar

Reproduced with permission from the 20 April 2020 edition of Safeguard Update.

News that the Police Commercial Vehicle Safety Team’s 28 warranted health and safety inspectors are doing very little HSW Act work comes as no surprise to former Independent Taskforce member Mike Cosman.

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