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Urgent Task Force Needed To Address COVID-19 Health And Safety At Work Risk

Tuesday, 17 November 2020, 10:02 am | New Zealand Institute of Safety Management

The New Zealand Institute of Safety Management (NZISM) is proposing an immediate task force to develop improved protocols to help maintain the health of workers at risk from COVID-19, especially those in healthcare and other high risk occupations. ... More >>

Worker well-being moving up business agenda

Thursday, 18 July 2019, 11:08 am | New Zealand Institute of Safety Management

Workplace health and safety is focusing more on well-being as organisations consider mental health, work life balance, stress levels and team relationships as important supports for productivity, says a global expert. More >>

Health and safety, ESL and our evolving profession

Wednesday, 19 June 2019, 9:14 am | New Zealand Institute of Safety Management

To see a glimpse into the future of our sector, a good person to speak to is Gareth Beck, Health Safety Advisor at engineering and infrastructure company, Aurecon, and a founding member of NZISM’s ESL, the Emerging Safety Leaders group. More >>

World Safety Day puts spotlight on work health and safety

Wednesday, 24 April 2019, 1:55 pm | New Zealand Institute of Safety Management

World Safety Day is on Sunday 28th April, and is a reminder of the bad start New Zealand’s had to 2019 with 22 workplace fatalities in the first three months of 2019, compared to 9 in the first quarter of 2018. More >>

NZISM Announces New Advisory Board Chair Mike Cosman

Monday, 19 June 2017, 10:18 am | New Zealand Institute of Safety Management

The New Zealand Institute of Safety Management (NZISM) is delighted to announce that Mike Cosman will become the new Chair of its Advisory Board with effect from 16 June 2017. Samantha Sharif, the current Advisory Board Chair, will step down as Chair, ... More >>

NZISM - New National Manager Announced

Thursday, 8 September 2016, 12:15 pm | New Zealand Institute of Safety Management

At its September AGM the New Zealand Institute of Safety Management (NZISM) elected Greg Dearsly as the new National Manager. Greg replaces Tony Rigg who has held the role for the last four years. More >>

NZISM appoints Samantha Sharif to chair Advisory Board

Saturday, 7 November 2015, 5:23 pm | New Zealand Institute of Safety Management

Samantha is a current Advisory Board member. Her extensive leadership and governance experience in safety critical industries ensures she will be a valuable asset in the Chair role. She takes up the appointment with the full support of the existing ... More >>

NZISM Welcomes Acceptance of the Taskforce Recommendations

Wednesday, 7 August 2013, 10:24 am | New Zealand Institute of Safety Management

The Government intent to establish a health and safety professional’s alliance (HaSPA) to improve the capability of health and safety professionals has been warmly embraced by the NZISM. More >>

Safety in the Armed Forces

Friday, 26 July 2013, 2:24 pm | New Zealand Institute of Safety Management

The NZISM support Defence Minister Jonathon Coleman’s inquiry into the safety culture within the armed forces. The Defence Force has admitted negligence leading to the death of Private Michael Ross, 29 in a training exercise. More >>

Minister Simon Bridges Becomes NZ Safety Institute Member

Friday, 12 July 2013, 5:01 pm | New Zealand Institute of Safety Management

On Friday 12th July Minister of Labour Simon Bridges accepted honorary membership of the New Zealand Institute of Safety Management (NZISM). The NZISM is the leading professional body for health and safety practitioners in New Zealand. More >>

NZISM welcome taskforce recommendations

Tuesday, 30 April 2013, 5:35 pm | New Zealand Institute of Safety Management

The NZISM welcome the recommendations made by the Independent Health and Safety Taskforce, and urge Government to take action on the recommendations. More >>

Strategic Review Announcement

Wednesday, 6 June 2012, 5:18 pm | New Zealand Institute of Safety Management

There has been the announcement today on the Strategic review with the Minister of Labour giving details of the membership and terms of reference More >>

ACC Idea Nation Competition - $10,000 in prizes

Monday, 12 March 2012, 3:37 pm | New Zealand Institute of Safety Management

ACC are looking for the best idea for preventing falls in and around the home for the working age population- they are offering $10,000 in prizes to the best ideas in four categories: • Secondary schools and students, • Tertiary staff and students, ... More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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