Be on to win!

November 27, 2017
The HASANZ Register for Health and Safety Professionals opens for listings mid-December following rigorous testing. This is a first for New Zealand and offers a unique opportunity to promote your services to a wider market. Of course, health and safety professionals have to...
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Raising the bar

August 1, 2017
HASANZ’s Annual Report for the year ending 31 March 2017 is out now, including a centrespread of photos from our first conference – see who you can spot!  HASANZ’s performance for the year is best summed up as raising the bar for professional standards in New Zeal...
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Let's talk about this

April 20, 2017
Safeguard's second annual State of the Nation survey unearthed a very interesting finding. Despite hitting a double digit increase in the number of people who believe health and safety is taken seriously in the workplace, the survey hit a downer when it came to rating conf...
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"Absolutely Covello!"

February 14, 2017
The best keynote speaker was Dr Vincent Covello – I could have listened to him for two days!! Dr Vincent Covello is the director of the Centre for Risk Communication in New York City. A standout favourite speaker at our conference, HASANZ is bringing Dr Covello back t...
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With the success of the first HASANZ Conference behind us, our focus is on two key goals: Growing the capability of the workplace health and safety sector. Ensuring the sustainability of HASANZ as an organisation. Achieving them requires us to work together as part of a ...
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September 21, 2016

Building a community of practice

A key aim of was HASANZ CONFERENCE 2016 was to start building a national community of practice for health and safety professionals. I think we've made a really good beginning and the fantastic feedback we've received reflects that. More than 400 people attended the confer...
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It's our time!

July 25, 2016
HASANZ CONFERENCE 2016 is looming large and registrations are streaming in. For me, this is much more than an event – it's a milestone in building a community of practice among workplace health and safety professionals in New Zealand. The conference will be a buzzing mar...
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It's professional development time! The programme for HASANZ CONFERENCE 2016 is out now and promises to be an outstanding opportunity for you to upskill and increase your knowledge as our new workplace health and safety regime demands. You will leave the conference more in...
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A new way of thinking

April 4, 2016
The Health and Safety at Work Act (HSWA) calls for a new way of thinking about health and safety where everybody in a workplace shares responsibility for making sure people get home healthy and safe. There's been a lot of noise and a degree of scaremongering in the market,...
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The year of change

February 2, 2016
This is the year of change. The new Health and Safety at Work Act comes into force on 4 April and will radically alter the landscape we work in. I believe it gives us the opportunity to redefine the role of workplace health and safety professionals. I see the role of the ...
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