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Latest posts from 'Health and safety'

Mastering Construction Onboarding: A Comprehensive Checklist for Safety and Success 

February 13, 2024 | Author: Felix Yeung

Onboarding in the construction industry is a critical process, especially in New Zealand where strict safety standards and compliance...

Workplace accident response plan: Construction worker falls from ladder.

The Most Useful 10 Step Workplace Accident Response Plan For Businesses

October 26, 2023 | Author: Felix Yeung

Let’s face it, accidents happen. However, this doesn’t mean you don’t have to be caught off guard. This simple...

Workplace mental health

The Future of Workplace Mental Health: Trends & Challenges  

October 24, 2023 | Author: Felix Yeung

What does the future of workplace mental health look like?

emale business owner looking at a healthy profit and loss sheet after making health and safety improvements.

Ways Health and Safety Can Lead to Profitable Businesses

October 19, 2023 | Author: Felix Yeung

A big misconception is that health and safety only impacts a business’s profitability when it goes wrong. Beyond avoiding...

How business owners can promote mental health.

10 Simple Ways Small Businesses Can Support Workplace Well-Being 

October 17, 2023 | Author: Felix Yeung

If you own a business, find out what you can do to support workplace well-being.

Health and safety in New Zealand: a trained inspector coaches a factory worker on safe lifting techniques.

New Zealand’s Deadly Workplaces: A Health & Safety Call to Action 

October 12, 2023 | Author: Felix Yeung

With the nation's last postgraduate health and safety programme under threat of closure, find out about New Zealand's troubling...

documents needed to star a small hospitality business: customer enjoying pizza in a restaurant.

6 ‘Must-Have’ Documents to Make Starting a Hospitality Business a Pizza Cake

September 20, 2023 | Author: Stephen Roebuck

Launching a small business needs a whole heap of planning and preparation, and hospitality is no exception. Find out about...

COVID-19 restrictions lifted in New Zealand. Woman happily takes off face mask.

NZ Government Lifts Last COVID Restrictions 

August 17, 2023 | Author: Tenielle Milani

The New Zealand Government has officially removed the last of the COVID-19 restrictions. Find out why the restrictions have...

Do you have a Health & Safety Checklist?

March 1, 2023 | Author: Employsure

Does your business have a health and safety checklist?

What is a state of emergency and what does it mean?

February 14, 2023 | Author: Felix Yeung

A National State of Emergency has been declared in New Zealand to assist with the response to Cyclone Gabrielle....

mentally happy employee

How to Promote Mental Health Awareness in the Workplace

October 10, 2022 | Author: Employsure

10th October is World Mental Health Day and promoting mental health awareness in the workplace is extremely important.

How to support mental wellbeing of remote employees?

September 28, 2022 | Author: Felix Yeung

Remote employees can suffer from poor mental wellbeing due to the isolating nature of their work. How can you...

Why should small business owners invest in mental health?

September 26, 2022 | Author: Felix Yeung

Small business owners need to invest in mental health as the workplace is being impacted by complicated regulations and...

Employee working from home with health and safety risks

Working From Home Checklist For Employers

March 16, 2021 | Author: Employsure

With businesses continuing to face the reality that employees will be spending more time working from home during the...

workplace impacted changed by COVID-19

5 Ways COVID-19 Will Impact Workplaces

October 8, 2020 | Author: Employsure

COVID-19 has created numerous changes across society already. Moving forward, it has the potential to create even more changes...

get back to business with this resource pack

Back To Business Resource Pack

May 14, 2020 | Author: Employsure

Employsure Workplace Ready Resource Pack Thinking about re-opening your business, and getting people back into the workplace? Here’s some...

workplace hygiene in the workplace

Workplace Hygiene

September 6, 2019 | Author: Employsure

Workplace Hygiene All workplace environments need to be hygienic and safe for both employees and visitors. This applies to...


Fatigue Management — A Guide For Employers

April 8, 2019 | Author: Employsure

More than the occasional yawn or low energy, fatigue can become a serious health issue, impacting safety, productivity and...

Worksafe Warns Against H&S Complacency

September 7, 2018 | Author: Employsure

Worksafe warns against H&S complacency The Pike River Mine disaster in 2010 saw a renewed emphasis on workplace health...


Reduce The Risks Associated With Manual Handling

March 13, 2017 | Author: Employsure

Manual handling is a common cause of injury within workplaces, and as an employer it is your responsibility to...

Stressed female employee holding her hands to her face.

Managing Stress in the Workplace

October 25, 2016 | Author: Employsure

Long working hours, insufficient breaks, lack of resources and unrealistic deadlines all contribute to workplace stress. As can relationships...

Health and Safety Management Systems Quiz

September 12, 2016 | Author: Employsure

As an employer, it can be difficult ensuring that you are meeting your obligations when it comes to your...

True Or False: I Should Train Employees To Do Their Job Safely

August 16, 2016 | Author: Employsure

Absolutely, this is true. The guiding principle of the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 (HSWA) is that...

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