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We are seeking feedback on our draft good practice guidance, Violence in the Healthcare Industry: Guidance for PCBUs.
This guideline contains advice to PCBUs on how to fulfil their responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 (HSWA) in the context of managing the risk of violence. The guidance outlines how strong systems can protect workers from harm.
Where to send your feedback
You can send your submission to our Guidance and Education Development team by email or by post.
Subject line: Submission - Violence in the healthcare industry GPG
Submission - Violence in the healthcare industry GPG
WorkSafe New Zealand
PO Box 165
Attention: Guidance and Education Development team
Please download and complete the response form below:
Deadline for feedback
The deadline for accepting submissions is 5:00 pm on 7 June 2019.
We are unable to consider a submission received after that date due to the time constraints involved in developing the guidelines.
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