Manawatu Regional Health and Safety

The role of the Manawatu Campus Health and Safety is to help to ensure, as far as practicable, the safety and well-being of staff, students and visitors to the Manawatu campuses of Massey University. The campus has an operational focus. Rhea Hazners is the Manawatu Campus Health and Safety Advisor.

The Campus Health and Safety Advisor undertakes the following:

  1. Facilitates health and safety compliance for the Manawatu region by:

    • Ensuring coordination of health and safety committees
    • Providing technical reports
    • Investigating accidents
    • Arranging training courses
    • Assisting with hazard management

  2. Advises and assists with writing and implementation of health and safety policies and procedures

  3. Advises on compliance with the Health and Safety legislation, Hazardous Substances and New Organisms legislation and other associated health and safety legislation.

  4. Liaises with external agencies such as the WorkSafe NZ, National Radiation Laboratory, Horizons Manawatu and Palmerston North City Council.

  5. Communicates health and safety information within the Manawatu Region through health and safety committees, email discussion group and newsletters.

Facilites Managment help desk should be contacted for operational safety matters in the first instance. Facilites management location is, Colombo Road, Turitea Campus, Massey University, Palmerston North. Phone 06 356 9099 ext 82288

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