WORKSAFE, READY OR NOT
Well first out the gate will be the new WorkSafe legislation which comes into force on April 1.
Are you prepared for this? Have you prepared an operational plan and put in place a robust health and safety policy? Do you and all your employees have a means to adhere to it?
If you require assistance with what is expected, check out the www.worksafe.govt.nz website, click on the agricultural tab, there is plenty of valuable information there.
The key items on farm include:
Do you have robust orientation and training procedures in place, for both the farm and for the use and operation of all the farm equipment and