Fertiliser company fined after worker loses finger

Press Release – WorkSafe NZ

Ravensdown Fertiliser Co-operative Limited has been fined $33,000 and ordered to pay reparation of $5,000 after an employees hand was pulled into a machine in its Napier packing plant. Read more »

New General Manager, Māori and Pacific Programmes

Press Release – TVNZ

TVNZ has appointed Raewyn Rasch to the position of GM, Mori and Pacific Programmes. Read more »

Construction underpins 2013 business performance

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

Total sales for New Zealand businesses increased 1.4 percent (to $531.5 billion) in the 2013 financial year, Statistics New Zealand said today. This followed a 4.2 percent increase in the 2012 financial year. Read more »

NZ Post profit shows no rationale for drastic job cuts

Press Release – Engineering Printing and Manufacturing Union

New Zealand Post Groups $107 million profit shows the company is not in crisis and can afford to carefully consider any future job losses, says the union representing NZ Post workers. Read more »

Seasonal change brings higher risk of truck crashes

Press Release – New Zealand Transport Agency

29 August 2014 | NZ Transport Agency – Southern Region Seasonal change brings higher risk of truck crashes Read more »

Death at Port of Lyttelton

Press Release – Maritime Union of New Zealand

Maritime Union of New Zealand statement death at Port of Lyttelton for immediate release Friday 29 August 2014 Read more »

LPC saddended by fatality at Lyttelton Container Terminal

Press Release – Lyttelton Port of Christchurch

Lyttelton Port of Christchurch (LPC) is extremely saddened by todays tragic fatality that occurred at its Container Terminal. Read more »

Lyttelton Port fatality

Press Release – New Zealand Police

At about 3.23pm today [28/8] police were advised of an incident at the Gladstone Pier in the port of Lyttelton where a large scissor lift has tipped over. The sole occupant on the lift has fallen to the ground. Read more »

What to Do If You’re Being Bullied at Work?

Press Release – New Zealand Whistleblowers

Its hard when you are being bullied and dont know where to turn. You can tell yourself its their problem and that its not you but it doesnt stop it from hurting. Similarly, you may feel that you are powerless to stop it and if you open … Read more »

Award winners make NZ safer and more prosperous

Press Release – Standards New Zealand

Awards were presented at the Beehive this week to people whose work plays a significant part in making New Zealand a safer and more prosperous place to live. Read more »

Recruitment Industry Announces Youth Jobs Charter

Press Release – RCSA

Recruitment Industry Announces Unique Commitment to Open More Pathways to Meaningful Employment for Young People Read more »

Flying start for New Zealand entrepreneurs

Press Release – Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment

39 entrepreneurs have been selected as regional finalists in the 2014 ANZ Flying Start Business Plan competition and are one step closer to securing a place at the grand final in October. Read more »

Jacobs Diversity Committee produces winning results

Press Release – Equal Employment Opportunities Trust

For the 17th year in a row the Equal Employment Opportunities Trust is once again proud to celebrate the fantastic organisations across New Zealand who are leading the way in workplace diversity. Read more »

CAMMS MD to address Mining Industry Leaders at IMARC 2014

Press Release – CAMMS MD

Joe Collins will address delegates at the International Mining and Resource Conference in September 2014 Read more »

Minister congratulates Diversity Award winners

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Womens Affairs Minister Jo Goodhew has congratulated the winners of this years Diversity Awards. Read more »

Central North Island retail professionals in the running

Press Release – Service IQ

The leading retail professionals for the Central North Island have been announced in the ServiceIQ Retail Professional Awards. Read more »

Men take large cut of the bonus pie in ICT sector

Press Release – Lighthouse Communications

Men take large cut of the bonus pie in New Zealands ICT sector — mens payments 50 per cent higher than their female colleagues Read more »

Top building apprentice in Central South Island announced

Press Release – Registered Master Builders Apprentice of the Year

Avonhead carpentry apprentice Tom Southen has been named the Central South Island Registered Master Builders Carters 2014 Apprentice of the Year. Read more »

Chamber and Business Central Chief Executive resigns

Press Release – Business Central – Wellington

Raewyn Bleakley has resigned from her position as Chief Executive of the Wellington Employers Chamber of Commerce and Business Central. She will leave at the end of September to take up the position of Regional Director Central at the New Zealand … Read more »

Construction surges ahead but salaries lag behind

Press Release – Hays Recruitment

80 per cent of employers say business activity has increased in New Zealands construction industry over the last 12 months yet salaries remain steady for most roles, according to the 2014 Hays Construction/NZIOB Salary Guide . Read more »

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