Health and Safety Update

At the APAA November 16th Breakfast Meeting Kate Ashcroft from Copeland Ashcroft Law presented a very interesting seminar about health and safety requirements under the new Health and Safety at Work Act 2015

The main points covered were:

Employers are obliged to ensure that the workplace is safe and healthy for all workers. Copeland Ashcroft Law assist employers, including those accredited or seeking accreditation with ACC, to help you comply with the law and manage the risk of health and safety claims by your workers. They offer:

  • Training and advice on compliance with health and safety legislation
  • Legal review of health and safety documentation
  • Representation in WorkSafe NZ investigations, health and safety disputes and prosecutions

Copeland Ashcroft Law can also put you in touch with the team at Progressive Consulting, who offer practical “hands on” health and safety advice including assistance with health and safety plans, systems and audits.