For friendly expert advice call

0800 473 466

Login / Register 0 Item(s)
Blog

$30,000 fines on the way for incorrect Hazardous Substances Signs

The Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017, have been released and contain significant new requirements for signs, and heavy fines for noncompliance.

 

For those wanting to read through the 579 pages of regulations which come into force in December 2017…. http://www.legislation.govt.nz/regulation/public/2017/0131/latest/DLM7309401.html?src=qs

Read More

Written by Comments: 0 Tags:
 
 

Worksafe releases guidance on health and safety good practice at opencast mines, alluvial mines and quarries.

We have added a new sign to our range (GP149 43) - available in 2 sizes to align with Worksafes new Guidance on Health and Safety Good Practice at Opencast Mines, Alluvial Mines and Quarries, for small quarry operations: /product/danger-quarry-workings/

 

 

Read More

Written by Comments: 0 Tags:
 
 

Safety Signs referenced in WorkSafe's commentary

The need for appropriate safety signage as part of a package of accident prevention measures has been referenced in WorkSafe's recent press release in the recent farm tragedy involving an effluent pond... 

Read More

Written by Ken Frazer Comments: 0 Tags:
 
 

Diesel Tank Trailers

New Zealand Police have clarified Dangerous Goods sign sizes on Diesel Tank trailers.

A guidance document has been released which specifies the sizes required for the individual components of the required sign elements.

HA 960-XL  

Read More

Written by Comments: 0 Tags:
 
 

Dangerous Goods Placard Regulations Changed

From September 1 2014 all loads travelling on the Cook Strait Ferry's will be subject to the Maritime Dangerous Goods rules.

Compared with road transport regulations two new placards are specified and additional dangerous goods signs may be required. Placement of signs has also changed for drop trailers...

Read More

Written by Ken Frazer Comments: 0 Tags:
 
 

 

NEWSLETTER SIGNUP

Keep your business safe with the latest information on site safety


Quick search

Enter a keyword or code