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View the Health and Safety at Work Act The purpose of the HSWA is to provide for a balanced framework to secure the health and safety of workers and workplaces. It achieves this by:.
View the Health and Safety at Work Act The purpose of the HSWA is to provide for a balanced framework to secure the health and safety of workers and workplaces. It achieves this by:. The coverage is broad, and the HSWA imposes duties on a wide range of working relationships in nearly all workplaces. A person may have duties under more than one section of the HSWA, and a duty may apply to more than one person at one time.
The HSWA is supported by regulations, guidelines and codes of practice, which control specific health and safety issues. There is other legislation that may impact on the health and safety in the workplace that still apply, such as the Gas Act , the Building Act and the Electricity Act There may be some overlap with the HSWA.
In these situations the requirements of both will need to be complied with. Usually, by meeting the requirements of one Act, the health and safety requirements would also be met. COVID information. Find out more Future student?
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It achieves this by: Protecting workers and other persons against harm to their health, safety and welfare by eliminating or minimising risks Providing for fair and effective workplace representation, consultation, co-operation and resolution of issues Providing a framework for continuous improvement and progressively higher standards of work health and safety The HSWA focuses on proactively identifying and managing risks so everyone is safe and healthy.
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Please only call our number if someone is at serious risk of harm or has been seriously injured, become seriously ill, or died as a result of work. For other notifications please complete our online forms at Notify WorkSafe. It came into effect on 4 April In the Independent Taskforce on Workplace Health and Safety reported that New Zealand's work health and safety system was failing. HSWA recognises that a well-functioning health and safety system relies on participation, leadership, and accountability by government, business and workers.
If you are unsure what this means for your business, or would like support to comply with the new law, the Safety First team are here to help. We regularly update our OSH information to support your business — if you have internal staff who would like these alerts also, they can sign up for updates here. To help you and your staff understand HSWA and start managing workplace health and safety, Workplace NZ has created an online toolkit including presentations, quizzes, case studies and fact sheets. Take the quizzes here to find out how much you understand each of the core HSWA concepts. You may find these fact sheets on the new legislation useful, and this selection of case studies shows different ways that Kiwi businesses are successfully managing workplace health and safety. The regulations are intended to support businesses to understand what they need to do, and you can view the detailed Health and Safety at Work regulations on the Legislation website , or view the relevant regulations at a glance:.
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Duty of PCBU who manufactures plant, substances, or structures. Health and Safety at Work Act Reprinted as at. 19 April
Health and safety in the workplace is vital, as it ensures the general welfare of employees and supports them when carrying out specific tasks. There are legal regulations set in place to support employees, employers and the general public with implementing health and safety procedures at work. But regardless of regulation, we are all responsible for workplace health and safety and should always raise concerns and act responsibly.
Even the simplest tasks can become dangerous.
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