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What Does “Wellness” Look Like?

Most of the world’s 3.4 billion workers are unwell, whether it be physically, mentally, emotionally, or economically, as shown in the statistics below. The Global Wellness Institute states the following: […]

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Hazardous Substance Signs

Working Safely with Hazardous Substances

Were you aware that on 1 December 2017, the rules around managing hazardous substances in the workplace transferred from the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act (HSNO) to the Health […]

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Caution Noise at work sign

Noise Control in the Workplace

The health of your workers is just as important as the health of your business. As a business owner, you have a duty to prevent harm to your workers’ health. […]

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ISO 45001 Health and Safety Standard

Setting a New Standard

Health and safety tends to become a ‘political football’, and never more so than at the international level.  An article by Chris Peace about the new standard reported it had […]

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— S — T — R — E — T — C — H — E — S —

Are you one of the 144,400 people who had a soft tissue injury in 2017? If yes, your injury may have been caused through an incorrect seated posture, or by […]

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How’s Your Salt Intake?

According to the World Health Organisation: “Most people consume too much salt — on average 9–12 grams per day, or around twice the recommended maximum level of intake”. They estimate […]

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An illustration of the factors in our head that cause anxiety

Anxiety at Work

According to the New Zealand Burden of Diseases, Injuries and Risk Factors Study, anxiety and depressive disorders are second only to coronary heart disease as a cause of health loss […]

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Woman kneeling over a man doing Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

According to the Heart Foundation, sudden cardiac arrest is a leading cause of death in adults. However, the immediate performance of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) on the victim can double the […]

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We have proudly worked x days with no lost time accidents

Lost Time Injury

A lost time injury (LTI) is something that results in a fatality, permanent disability, or time lost from work. It could be as little as one day or a shift […]

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Dealing with Armed Robbery

It is widely believed that the duration of most armed robberies is under one minute. This is a very short time frame for the offender(s) to carry out their plan, […]

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What Does “Wellness” Look Like?

Most of the world’s 3.4 billion workers are unwell, whether it be physically, mentally, emotionally, […]

Read More…

Hazardous Substance Signs

Working Safely with Hazardous Substances

Were you aware that on 1 December 2017, the rules around managing hazardous substances in […]

Read More…

Caution Noise at work sign

Noise Control in the Workplace

The health of your workers is just as important as the health of your business. […]

Read More…

ISO 45001 Health and Safety Standard

Setting a New Standard

Health and safety tends to become a ‘political football’, and never more so than at […]

Read More…

— S — T — R — E — T — C — H — E — S —

Are you one of the 144,400 people who had a soft tissue injury in 2017? […]

Read More…

How’s Your Salt Intake?

According to the World Health Organisation: “Most people consume too much salt — on average […]

Read More…

An illustration of the factors in our head that cause anxiety

Anxiety at Work

According to the New Zealand Burden of Diseases, Injuries and Risk Factors Study, anxiety and […]

Read More…

Woman kneeling over a man doing Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

According to the Heart Foundation, sudden cardiac arrest is a leading cause of death in […]

Read More…

We have proudly worked x days with no lost time accidents

Lost Time Injury

A lost time injury (LTI) is something that results in a fatality, permanent disability, or […]

Read More…

Dealing with Armed Robbery

It is widely believed that the duration of most armed robberies is under one minute. […]

Read More…

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