Work-related health update - April 2017

In this issue, we highlight our recently-updated resources to prevent and respond to workplace bullying which is one type of psychosocial risk. WorkSafe takes an educative approach to dealing with workplace bullying through our guidance and tools. See the stories below for more detail.

Winter is on its way. Some animal diseases, such as leptospirosis, are more prevalent in wet conditions and can impact on the health of those working with stock. Read on for our tips to protect stock and staff. 

Other topics in this issue:

  • Workplace exposure standards & biological exposure standards consultation
  • Free mobile health advice for Canterbury rebuild construction workers
  • WorkSafe’s take on better conversations at Safeguard's May conference
  • World Day for Safety and Health at Work

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