Health and Safety Reform Bill update

The latest Health and Safety Reform Bill update from WorkSafe New Zealand provides an overview of the key parts of the Health and Safety Reform Bill (the Bill) as introduced to Parliament.

The Bill is part of the Working Safer reform package announced by the Government in 2013.

The latest update:

  • helps businesses to understand some of its key concepts to ensure they’re prepared for when the law comes into effect, after April 2015
  • covers the principle of worker engagement, outlining how the Bill aims to strengthen worker engagement and participation in work health and safety matters.

Read the latest Health and Safety Reform Bill update.

Summarised from WorkSafe NZ’s Health and Safety Reform Bill update, 28 October 2014.

Published in consumer and occupational safety.