Officer Prosecutions on the rise – do you know your obligations?

Officer Prosecutions on the rise – do you know your obligations?

Recent WorkSafe prosecutions show an increasing focus on officers,... read more

Recent WorkSafe prosecutions show an increasing focus on officers, including directors of small businesses, as discussed here and here. A...

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General / June 21, 2022

Officer Prosecutions on the rise – do you know your obligations

Officer Prosecutions on the rise – do you know your obligations

At Copeland Ashcroft, many of us sit on or advise various Boards... read more

At Copeland Ashcroft, many of us sit on or advise various Boards of Directors and/or Trustees and recognise the crucial...

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General / June 21, 2022

Accredited Employer Work Visa – Exemptions to Median Wage

Accredited Employer Work Visa – Exemptions to Median Wage

Immigration New Zealand has released exemptions to their requirement... read more

Immigration New Zealand has released exemptions to their requirement to be paid the median wage ($27.76 per hour) to obtain...

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General / June 15, 2022

The Protected Disclosures (Protection of Whistleblowers) Act 2022

The Protected Disclosures (Protection of Whistleblowers) Act 2022

The Protected Disclosures (Protection of Whistleblowers) Act... read more

The Protected Disclosures (Protection of Whistleblowers) Act 2022 (Act) will replace the Protected Disclosures Act 2000 on 1 July 2022, increasing protection...

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General / June 15, 2022

Whakaari sentencing: tour seller guilty

Whakaari sentencing: tour seller guilty

Following a WorkSafe investigation, Inflite Charters Limited... read more

Following a WorkSafe investigation, Inflite Charters Limited (Inflite) was fined $227,500 for failing to ensure that reasonably practicable steps to...

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General / June 15, 2022

Mental Health at Work – WorkSafe’s Approach

Mental Health at Work – WorkSafe’s Approach

WorkSafe expects PCBUs to identify mental health risks and eliminate... read more

WorkSafe expects PCBUs to identify mental health risks and eliminate them from work so far as reasonably practicable. If the...

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General / June 15, 2022