I'm grateful to Zero Harm Workplaces for releasing their information on and the delivery on viewing safety by Dr Todd Conklin http://www.zeroharm.org.nz/risk/fail-safely/ at the Business Leader's Health & Safety Forum.
The negotiations for discharge of treated wastewater into the SW Manukau Harbour are complete. Fortunately the mechanisms for understanding the environmental interactions have been bolstered but it stills requires the input from residents and resource users.
For those that do not regularly visit the Work Safe web page, I recommend it be placed in favorites. Their new presentations on discussions in the work place to enhance health and safety are engaging to watch.
After a couple of years staying on the stunning Awhitu Peninsular, our sights are now firmly on Mt Taranaki to which end we have purchased in Egmont Village. The move saw us finally ensconced late April.
The regulator, Work Safe NZ, is now in the position to enforce changes to the way New Zealanders work with health and safety. Our requirements have been set to parallel those of Australia, a huge benefit if we see where the complacency is creeping in there.