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Lessons to be learned from workplace fatality

A workplace fatality involving an exploding bitumen emulsion tank has important lessons for industry according to WorkSafe New Zealand. Read more about 'Lessons to be learned from workplace fatality'...

Air Quality in the Extractives Industry (ACOP) published

Air Quality in the Extractives Industry ACOP has been approved by the Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety, and been published. Read more about 'Air Quality in the Extractives Industry (ACOP) published'...

Jobs rest on new health and safety rules being met

Jobs in mining, quarrying and contracting are at risk if new health and safety rules are not renewed within six months, industry representatives say. Read more about 'Jobs rest on new health and safety rules being met'...

COC Update

While January 1 is the key date by which to have your CoC in place, WorkSafe is advising you need to get your applications for renewals in by mid November to... Read more about 'COC Update'...

MinEx welcomes new WorkSafe CEO

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Changes at MinEx

MinEx CEO Les McCracken is stepping down and is taking some well-earned leave through to midSeptember. Read more about 'Changes at MinEx'...

Mining and quarry jobs rest on new health and safety rules being met

Jobs in mining, quarrying and contracting are at risk if new health and safety rules are not renewed within six months, industry representatives say. Read more about 'Mining and quarry jobs rest on new health and safety rules being met'...

Industry groups say competency renewals now urgent

Industry groups say competency renewals now urgent. Read more about 'Industry groups say competency renewals now urgent'...

Oropi Quarries fined over $160K for death of worker

Oropi Quarries must fork out over $160,000 in fines and reparations over the death of a worker last year. Read more about 'Oropi Quarries fined over $160K for death of worker'...

MinEx clarifies that air quality code applies to quarries, alluvials

MinEx says proposed regulatory codes for air quality need to be more explicit about including quarries and alluvial mines. Read more about 'MinEx clarifies that air quality code applies to quarries, alluvials'...

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