The HASANZ Register opens for business on 27 July. This marks an important milestone in lifting professional standards across the health and safety sector. My view is that, as a business owner or chief executive, I would expect to be able to engage a workplace health and saf...
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Work undone

March 21, 2018
In my farewell blog as HASANZ Chair I want to look to the future and a task that is waiting to be done. The development of the HASANZ Register of health and safety professionals will have a powerful impact on growing the capability of the workplace health and safety workforc...
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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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