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Electricity Regulations 2013 (for mobile equipment)

A friendly reminder from WorkSafeNZ re Electricity Regs. In summary: * all operators must ensure compliance for all mobile and relocatable electrical equipment * all such equipment must be designed and constructed to ensure compliance * all such equipment must be inspected by an authorised person, and * inspection assessment records are to be kept […]

Chief inspector wants ‘much more effort’ on quarry, mine vehicle safety

New Zealand’s top mine inspector has called on quarry and surface mine operators to lift their game when it comes to the use of vehicles. Tony Forster, chief inspector – extractives at the government’s High Hazards Unit (HHU), has signalled the inspectorate will this year keep a closer eye on safety issues involving vehicles at […]

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