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Celebrating Health and Safety

Thursday, 8 November 2018, 4:20 pm | Site Safe NZ

Businesses and individuals leading the way in health and safety have been recognised at the Site Safe Evening of Celebration, held at Alexandra Park in Auckland on November 7. More >>

Spike in Injuries Cause for Concern

Tuesday, 30 October 2018, 4:20 pm | Site Safe NZ

The construction industry must take heed of an unexpected spike in serious injuries, says Site Safe Chief Executive Brett Murray. Figures released by Statistics NZ this week revealed there were 72 serious work-related injuries in construction last year, ... More >>

Building Future Health and Safety Leaders

Wednesday, 17 October 2018, 11:07 am | Site Safe NZ

Site Safe is proud to announce this year’s recipients of the Site Safe scholarships. Sixteen future safety leaders, including five Maori and Pasifika candidates, and five Women in Construction candidates, will now embark on the journey to complete ... More >>

Research needed to understand construction suicide rate

Thursday, 27 September 2018, 2:58 pm | Site Safe NZ

Further research to uncover what is fuelling the alarmingly high rate of suicides in construction will be urgently undertaken by industry organisations. More >>

Site Safe Construction Health and Safety Awards Finalists

Monday, 24 September 2018, 3:50 pm | Site Safe NZ

Finalists announced - Site Safe Construction Health and Safety Awards Available for immediate release 24/09/2018 Site Safe is pleased to announce the 13 outstanding finalists for the 2018 awards, which promote health and safety in construction by ... More >>

Building leaders with free health and safety training

Wednesday, 1 August 2018, 9:30 am | Site Safe NZ

Each year, the Site Safe scholarships help the health and safety leaders of the future to jump start their careers by completing free higher-level training. More >>

Site Safe Announces New CE

Monday, 9 July 2018, 4:38 pm | Site Safe NZ

Site Safe New Zealand is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Chief Executive. More >>

Construction gets safer

Tuesday, 13 March 2018, 4:33 pm | Site Safe NZ

Construction gets safer Fewer tradies are being killed or seriously injured at work, new research has found. The government’s Towards 2020 report into New Zealand’s workplace death and injury rates shows the fatality rate in the construction industry ... More >>

Research shows health and safety training pays off

Monday, 19 February 2018, 4:30 pm | Site Safe NZ

Research shows health and safety training pays off The government’s latest workplace health and safety attitudes and behaviours survey has confirmed strong links between recent health and safety training and the way people act and feel at work. The survey, ... More >>

Improving construction labour shortage

Tuesday, 16 January 2018, 3:18 pm | Site Safe NZ

Site Safe’s new partnership with Filipino recruitment organisations is helping ensure workers hit the ground running when they arrive in New Zealand. More >>

Celebrating Health and Safety

Friday, 10 November 2017, 1:49 pm | Site Safe NZ

Businesses and individuals leading the way in health and safety have been recognised at the Site Safe Evening of Celebration, held at Alexandra Park in Auckland on November 8. More >>

Announcing the Health and Safety Leaders of the Future

Tuesday, 10 October 2017, 3:13 pm | Site Safe NZ

Site Safe is proud to announce the 2017 recipients of the Certificate in Construction Site Safety scholarships. Sixteen future safety leaders will now embark on the journey to complete Site Safe’s most advanced health and safety qualification. Site Safe ... More >>

Construction Health and Safety Awards 2017 Finalists

Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 1:35 pm | Site Safe NZ

A unique safe lifting device and an impressive approach to temporary traffic management are just a few of the innovative ideas being recognised at this year’s Construction Health and Safety Awards. More >>

‘If my son can do it, so can I’

Monday, 17 July 2017, 4:10 pm | Site Safe NZ

For immediate release By Site Safe New Zealand ‘If my son can do it, so can I’ For Larena McGregor, completing a painting apprenticeship has been a ticket to job security and independence. The mother-of-two said retraining as a painter was one ... More >>

Build on site leaders with free health and safety training

Friday, 14 July 2017, 4:08 pm | Site Safe NZ

Build on site leaders with free health and safety training For immediate release By Site Safe NZ Speaking up on site is one thing Site Safe scholarship recipient Peter Foaese is proud to do. The heavy haulage driver credits the free training awarded ... More >>

Calling all Health and Safety Champions

Tuesday, 11 July 2017, 4:11 pm | Site Safe NZ

Calling all Health and Safety Champions – Health and Safety Awards Now Open! Have you or your team achieved great health and safety in construction? Share your success with the industry by entering the Site Safe Construction Health and Safety Awards ... More >>

Major construction firms unite on health and safety

Friday, 7 April 2017, 12:29 pm | Site Safe NZ

Some of New Zealand’s largest construction companies are joining forces to improve workplace health and safety. More >>

Site Safe welcomes new Act

Monday, 4 April 2016, 11:59 am | Site Safe NZ

Site Safe CE Alison Molloy is welcoming the new Health and Safety at Work Act officially implemented today, 4 April 2016. "There has been a lot of misinformation about the new Act. Our message to SME's is don't panic! If you were doing the right thing ... More >>

Site Safe Construction Health and Safety Awards

Friday, 3 July 2015, 4:34 pm | Site Safe NZ

Entries are now open for the 2015 Site Safe NZ Construction Health and Safety Awards. More >>

 

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