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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Second Wellington GP strike planned for tomorrow

By   /  December 10, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, ASMS News, Association of Salaried Medical Specialists, Business, CTF, DJF, Employment, Employment Issues, English, Health, Health & Wellbeing, health care, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Unions, Wellington, World Trade Organisation  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Second Wellington GP strike planned for tomorrow

Source: Association of Salaried Medical Specialists Doctors at five Wellington general practices are due to strike for an hour tomorrow morning, the second in a series of walkouts over the exclusion of their dentist colleagues from their collective employment agreement. Twenty-one doctors at Iwi health provider practices in Porirua, Cannons Creek, Titahi Bay and Newtown […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Fires on mining equipment

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Crude, CTF, DJF, Employment Issues, English, Exploration, Gas, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Mining, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Business, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Oil, Open Source Intel, Technology, Trade, Worksafe  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Fires on mining equipment

Source: Worksafe New Zealand 7 December 2018 This technical bulletin highlights the importance of inspection and maintenance to reduce fire risks in all plant and equipment in extractive operations. Background Worksafe’s High Hazard Unit has recently been notified of a series of events involving fires starting on plant in the extractives sector. Most of these incidents have been […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Mediation after Air NZ engineers strike vote – E tū

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Airlines, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Aviation, Business, Christchurch, CTF, DJF, Employment Issues, English, Etu, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Politics, Unions, Wellington  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Mediation after Air NZ engineers strike vote – E tū

Source: Etu Union Aviation unions say they are very disappointed with the misleading information released by Air New Zealand in response to a strike notice by its aviation engineers. The engineers and logistics workers have voted to issue strike notices in response to Air New Zealand’s demands for cuts to their conditions. Air New Zealand […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: At Sistema, all we want for Christmas is a fair deal – E tū

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, CTF, DJF, Employment Issues, English, Etu, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Politics, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: At Sistema, all we want for Christmas is a fair deal – E tū

Source: Etu Union Sistema workers have walked off the job again. The workers came off the job for the 5th time at 9pm last night in an ongoing dispute over pay and conditions. Shreta Kumar, an assembly worker who normally works 60 hours a week says, “This is really hard for many of us low […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Forklift incident a reminder for companies to learn from their mistakes

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Employment Issues, English, Health, Justice, KB, law, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Business, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Worksafe  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Forklift incident a reminder for companies to learn from their mistakes

Source: Worksafe New Zealand 6 December 2018 Mistakes must be learnt from says WorkSafe after a freight company was sentenced in the Auckland District Court last week. PBT Transport Limited was fined $250,000 following an incident in September 2016 where a worker sustained back injuries, after the freight cage he was working in fell three […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: GP strike to go ahead after employer refuses to budge

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, ASMS News, Association of Salaried Medical Specialists, Business, CTF, DJF, Employment Issues, English, Health, Health & Wellbeing, health care, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Trade, Unions, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: GP strike to go ahead after employer refuses to budge

Source: Association of Salaried Medical Specialists Twenty-one doctors at five Iwi health provider practices will take the first ever strike action by New Zealand general practitioners tomorrow (Friday) after efforts to avert the strike failed. “This could have been avoided if the employer, Te Rūnanga o Toa Rangatira, which runs Ora Toa Health, allowed its […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Reverse profile diving

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, Employment Issues, English, Exploration, Gas, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Business, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Worksafe  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Reverse profile diving

Source: Worksafe New Zealand 6 December 2018 This bulletin provides guidance about reverse profile diving during occupational diving operations. It has been developed in consultation with the Diving Industry Advisory Group (DIAG). It updates information first shared by DIAG in 2017. Introduction WorkSafe consulted with DIAG to determine whether reverse profile diving is a suitable […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Bounce diving

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, Culture, DJF, Employment Issues, English, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Business, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Worksafe  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Bounce diving

Source: Worksafe New Zealand 6 December 2018 This bulletin provides guidance about bounce diving during occupational diving operations. It has been developed in consultation with the Diving Industry Advisory Group (DIAG). Introduction WorkSafe consulted with DIAG to determine whether bounce diving is a suitable practice for an occupational diver. What is bounce diving? Bounce diving […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Use of underwater thermal cutting equipment in occupational diving

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, Culture, DJF, Employment Issues, English, Exploration, Gas, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Business, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Worksafe  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Use of underwater thermal cutting equipment in occupational diving

Source: Worksafe New Zealand 6 December 2018 This bulletin provides guidance about the use of underwater thermal cutting equipment during occupational diving operations. It has been developed in consultation with the Diving Industry Advisory Group (DIAG). Introduction WorkSafe consulted with DIAG to determine whether SCUBA and SSBA are suitable breathing systems for an occupational diver […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Dunedin pair to pay $11,500 for breaching employment law

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Dunedin, Education, Employment, Employment Issues, Employment New Zealand, English, KB, Labour, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Dunedin pair to pay $11,500 for breaching employment law

Source: Employment New Zealand Two Dunedin restaurant employers have been ordered to pay $11,500 by the Employment Relations Authority (ERA). Following a Labour Inspectorate investigation, Hai Ung and Vuochhuor Ung, who operate the South Dunedin Curry House, have been penalised for failing to keep accurate wage, time and leave records. Labour Inspectorate Regional Manager Jeanie […]

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