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Safety Audits – Smoke and Mirrors

10 Health and Safety Myths – #5 Safety Audits – Smoke and Mirrors Before anyone gets upset… It’s OK, safety audits aren’t the myth. The myth is that they achieve something constructive. In the right context, safety audits can be a useful, if not essential part of a well-managed safety system. Unfortunately, in my experience …

Regulations (HASAW) draft: Remote work, hazardous atmospheres, falling objects

“Draft For Consultation” Regulations have been published by MBIE under the proposed Health & Safety at Work Act. They are Phase 1 of a two part HASAW Regulations. The Draft is entitled the Health and Safety at Work (General Risk and Workplace Management) Regulations 2015. This post is the third in a series of five. In it, we look at …

HASAW Regulations: Risk Management, Training/Supervision: What does the draft say?

Draft For Consultation Regulations have been published by MBIE under the proposed Health & Safety at Work Act. This is Phase 1 of a two part HASAW Regulations.  The Draft is entitled the Health and Safety at Work (General Risk and Workplace Management) Regulations 2015. This post is the first in a series of five. In it, we look at the first two …