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Latest posts from 'Workplace Health and Safety'

Working in Extreme Weather- Employer Responsibilities

December 11, 2023 | Author: Felix Yeung

Employers have a critical duty of care to ensure the safety and well-being of their employees during extreme weather....

Managing Employees with Mental Health Issues

December 7, 2023 | Author: Felix Yeung

Managing employee mental health issues requires awareness, compassion, and practical strategies that help everyone involved.

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How to Handle Employee Burnout During the Holidays

November 27, 2023 | Author: Felix Yeung

Employee burnout can peak during the holiday season leading to staff feeling stressed and tired. How can you handle...

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Click [here] for Well-Being: Tech Innovations & Workplace Mental Health   

October 10, 2023 | Author: Felix Yeung

The detrimental effects of tech on mental health have come under intense scrutiny in recent years. Is there another side to the...

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Who’s Caring for the Carers? Healthcare’s Frontline Mental Health Problem

October 3, 2023 | Author: Felix Yeung

With long shifts, understaffing, a lack of resources, and routine life-or-death scenarios, frontline healthcare work is emotionally challenging. ...

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The Antidote to Remote: How to Avoid Hybrid Work Burnout  

September 25, 2023 | Author: Tenielle Milani

While working from home offers many perks, such as increased flexibility and reduced commuting time, it can also give...

Workplace Design for Health and Safety: A spacious, uncluttered workspace with ergonomic furniture and plenty of natural light.

Safety by Design: Creating Workplaces for Health & Safety

September 18, 2023 | Author: Felix Yeung

Find out how the right workplace design process can help you create a workplace that's optimised for health, safety...

How to Avoid Employer Burnout During the Holidays

December 7, 2022 | Author: Felix Yeung

Employer burnout is common during the holidays due to a lack of time off, increased workloads, and reduced staff...

Cybersecurity: Need of the hour for small businesses

November 4, 2022 | Author: Stephen Roebuck

Cyber-attacks have caused $3.7 million in financial losses to businesses in 2022 leading businesses to consider cybersecurity urgently.


How to Manage Mental Health in Your Workplace

October 5, 2022 | Author: Employsure

An unhealthy work environment or incident can cause stress or contribute to the development of mental illness.


Returning to the Workplace: What You Need to Know

July 29, 2022 | Author: Employsure

There have been a significant number of COVID-19 cases in the country and while the case rates are trending...

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Safe and Hygienic Working Practices During Covid

May 14, 2021 | Author: Employsure

With the risk COVID 19 still rampant in the world, good hygiene through cleaning and disinfesting in the workplace...

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Manage HSW In the Palm of Your Hand

April 19, 2021 | Author: Employsure

When you have to assess a health and safety hazard at work, you may need to write down as...

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The Pros and Cons of Standing Desks

January 8, 2021 | Author: Employsure

For years, there has been only one way to use a desk, and that was to use it by...

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Coronavirus: FAQs And Resource Hub For Employers

March 16, 2020 | Author: Employsure

What Do the Alert Levels Mean? New Zealand has a four-level alert system to manage and minimise the risk...

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Avoiding Christmas Party HR Disasters

December 5, 2019 | Author: Employsure

‘Tis the season to be jolly and as workplaces around New Zealand wind down for another year, employers and...


Business, Community Invited To Provide Feedback To Government’s WHS Reforms

July 30, 2019 | Author: Employsure

The Government has launched a three-month-long consultation period to seek feedback on its planned reform to workplace health and...


Government Launches New Health and Safety Strategy

December 18, 2018 | Author: Employsure

Government launches new health and safety strategy The New Zealand Government has released a new ten-year strategy aimed at...


Asbestos Regulations: Changes to Health and Safety at Work (2016).

March 12, 2018 | Author: Employsure

As of  4 April 2018, the transitional period for changes to asbestos regulations will end. This means you need...

Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017.

Hazardous Substances: Health and Safety at Work Regulations

November 23, 2017 | Author: Employsure

The Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017 is in force as of 1 December 2017.  The...

Clarifying Your Health and Safety Obligations

December 12, 2016 | Author: Employsure

Following the amendments to health and safety legislation, employers have been growing increasingly more confused as to what exactly...

Employsure’s Guide to Pregnancy Precautions.

September 30, 2016 | Author: Employsure

When an employee shares the special news that they are pregnant it can sometimes put an employer into a...

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Managing Health & Safety: Four Steps Every Employer Should Take

September 13, 2016 | Author: Employsure

Correct management of health and safety in your workplace constitutes good business practice. Aside from ensuring your workers are well...

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