MONDAY 24th JUNE 2019
11am - 2:30pm: Managing Contractors Onsite - Moving beyond the blame game in the multiple PCBU environment
Owning safety performance of your contractors means you keep control of your Health and safety framework and share your organisation’s beliefs with a very different bunch of people that don’t always talk to you or even each other.
In this workshop we will:
- Understand how contractor pre-qualification works
- Review a contractor’s site-specific Health and Safety plan
- Establishing effective communications amongst Multiple PCBUs
- Discuss the need for consultation, co-ordination and co-operation with contractors, and conduct a review of a contractor’s Health and Safety performance
TUESDAY 25th JUNE 2019
11am - 2:30pm: Managing The Risk of Machinery in the factory and the field
New Zealand has had legislation governing the safety of machinery since 1950, yet machinery incidents are a major contributor to serious injuries and fatalities in New Zealand. This half-day seminar will look at:
the current trends of machinery harm
what the machinery standards (AS/NZS 4024.1 series) expect of us
what are the roles of importers, manufacturers and suppliers
what is the context of managing machinery in a factory and in the field "Fixed Plant versus Mobile Plant"
what does a good machinery risk assessment look like
how to engage workers in a more meaningful way of managing these risks
About the speaker
Principal, Safety Associates
Brent brings over 17 years of experience in occupational risk management and health and safety. Brent works in partnership with clients, providing practical advice to address health and safety risks and develop strategies to drive improvements in safety culture.
He is well regarded as a human operational performance (HOP) practitioner - (Safety II) safety coach and for assisting clients to understand the importance of safety governance, setting clear and understandable safety objectives and providing safety leadership.
Brent is also a specialist in health and safety-critical event management of serious harm and fatality incidents and works with insurers and legal firms on WorkSafe NZ enforcement matters. Brent was recently appointed to the board of RiskNZ Inc, RiskNZ is the sector body in New Zealand bringing together people and organisations managing risk.