Be Safe Taranaki has been working on a project called BeAligned to standardise safety requirements across major manufacturing sites in Taranaki.
The desired outcome is to improve safety by having consistent rules and requirements for contractors. A steering group and working group was established in 2016 to drive the project, comprised of a representative from each manufacturing site and across contract companies.
- High Pressure
- Risk Normalisation
- Covid 19 & Mental Health
- HSNO Compliance
- Respiratory Protection
- Heat Stress
- Training Matrix
A common training matrix has been developed, which aligns with NZQA unit standards and outlines how often training needs to be refreshed. This will simplify the demands on companies to supply appropriately trained and competent personnel.
- WorkSafe NZ Working at Heights
- On The Ball
Being “On the Ball” is a programme to set peoples minds on how they conduct themselves safely at work and at home.
This is a comprehensive programme with monthly themes to generate focus on performing and managing daily routines safely and effectively by “being on the ball!”