Health and Safety

If your home is also a workplace then it is important that you understand your responsibilities under the Health and Safety Law. This includes knowing what it means for you, as an employer, and for your employees when they enter your home. Our Health and Safety Resources can help you set up a safer working environment.  There are several options you can choose from.

Health and Safety Packages

Health and Safety Manual

The Manual includes lots of information about keeping your home safe and hazard free including chapters on:

  • Chemicals and cleaning products
  • Electrical safety
  • Driving
  • Emergency planning
  • Mental wellbeing
  • Fatigue
  • First aid
  • Alcohol and drugs
  • Smoking
  • House Keep jobs
  • Infection control
  • Injuries
  • Manual handling
  • Dogs
  • Training
  • Falls
  • Useful forms

 
The Manual is available as both an interactive pdf and a hardcover, spirial bound book.
 
Cost: $15.00 ($25.00 for people who are not Manawanui clients)
 

Basic Health and Safety Kit

The basic kit includes the Manual as well as copies of important forms for you to fill in, handy checklists and a folder to keep everything in. Customise the folder by adding information relevent to you and the place you live.
Our folder includes sections on:

  • Risk management
  • Injury reporting
  • Hazard reporting
  • Staff health and safety
  • Useful information

 
Cost: $25.00 ($45.00 for people who are not Manawanui clients)
 

Full Health and Safety Kit

The full kit includes the Manual, copies of important forms for you to fill in, handy checklists, a folder to keep everything in, a first aid kit, and two smoke alarms.
 
Cost: $60.00 ($75.00 for people who are not Manawanui clients)
 

If you would like to purchase one of these packages, then please email info@manawanui.org.nz
 

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