Work-related health update - April 2019

Our April work-related health update.

In this issue:

  • The importance of worker engagement, participation and representation in reducing harm at work
  • Reminder about the risks of working with organic solvents
  • Supporting your workers after a traumatic event 
  • Reducing noise at work - case study
  • Heads-up about upcoming consultation on managing violence in healthcare 
  • Clarifying asbestos duties for body corporates
  • Dr Bill Glass awarded Senior New Zealander of the Year
  • Increased risk of fatigue after Daylight Saving
  • Survey on current capabilitiy in health and safety disciplines
  • New Domestic Violence Victims' Protection Act in force
  • Reminders about: new rules for class 6 and class 8 substances, hazardous waste and temporary storage of VTAs

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