News about health and safety issues in New Zealand workplaces.
Port operations provides one of the most challenging and complex work environments from a health and safety perspective in New Zealand. A lot of people working for different organisations, using large machinery and vehicles, with tight deadlines are working fast and hard in a confined geographical footprint. The addition of water and weather just adds to the degree of risk faced by those with the task of turning productivity into profit. Despite a huge amount of effort going into [...]