Work-related health update – June 2018

Our June Work-related health update.

In this issue we cover:

  • Musculoskeletal disorders 
  • Manage manual handling risks with ACC risk reckoner tool
  • New good practice guidelines on the manual handling of people in the healthcare industry
  • Government's Health and Safety at Work Strategy development emphasises health
  • Raising awareness about the health risks of noise in the workplace
  • Health effects from psychosocial risks 
  • Bullying toolkit to help businesses and workers
  • Pink Shirt Day
  • Fatigue prosecution highlights work-related health issue
  • Impact on worker health as we head into winter
  • Hazardous substances training requirements 
  • HASANZ conference programme released
  • HASANZ register gets ready to launch

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