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What employers need to know about synthetic drugs
Interesting article about synthetic drugs and drug and alcohol policies.
New Zealand
18 Sep 2019
Workplace bullying - employer fined
Managers or employees who perpetrate or tolerate harassment or bullying place the company at risk for damages and fines.
New Zealand
6 Sep 2019
Employees rights under triangular employment relationships expanded
New law enables employees to raise a personal grievance against anyone that can direct or control the employee's day-to-day work.
New Zealand
30 Jul 2019
Social media trolling: employer responsibilities
Employers should provide guidelines and training to ensure that employees can respond to all consumers, including trolls.
New Zealand
24 Jul 2019
New employment provisions for domestic violence victims
Employers should put in place policies about these issues, so employees know about processes for this new entitlement.
New Zealand
11 Apr 2019
The Christmas party - what are employer responsibilities?
Employers should be very clear in any communications with staff about behavioural expectations at the Christmas party.
New Zealand
23 Nov 2018
Disruption to work as a result of the 14 November earthquake and aftershocks
Where work has been disrupted, operators may need guidance on how to continue employing those who rely on them for work.
New Zealand
21 Mar 2017
Health & safety issues arising from the 14 November earthquake and aftershocks
From a health and safety point of view, your obligation is to do whatever is reasonable to eliminate or minimise risk.
New Zealand
21 Mar 2017
New Health & Safety Legislation - not something to fear
Many organisations who prioritise health and safety will be already doing most of what is required by this legislation.
New Zealand
9 Dec 2015
Minister welcomes release of health and safety regulations discussion document
The discussion document helps people comply with the new health and safety legislative regime to come into force in 2015.
New Zealand
1 Jun 2014
New Health & Safety Bill introduced to NZ Parliament
Employers, directors and others need to appreciate the new concepts and ramifications for them if the Bill becomes law.
New Zealand
15 Mar 2014
Court Case About Radiation From Power Lines
Are you worried about radiation from power lines? Margo Perpick discusses a recent case arising from the erection of new power lines after the 1998 power crisis in Auckland.
New Zealand
8 May 2007
Amending A Resource Consent Application Post-Notification – How Far Can You Go?
Situations often arise during the resource consent process where an applicant may wish to change its application after the application has been notified.
New Zealand
22 Apr 2007
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