Well done to the fantastic Health and Safety Representatives that were nominated by managers, peers and HSS team members for formal recognition and attended the Worker Engagement and Representation Conference run by the Government Health and Safety Leadership Group in May.
Hon Iain Lees-Galloway, Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety and Peter Hughes, the State Services Commisioner, aswell as Health and Safety champions from across different agencies all attended the conference.
The outstanding work of our health and safety representatives was acknowledged at the event. Our nominees have all been respectively contributing towards our vision of “Healthy People in a Safe and Productive Workplace.”
Congratulations to Nathan who was awarded the Spirit of Engagement Award at the conference. Nathan was nominated three times as he is an extremely proactive team member who embraces the Housing New Zealand culture toward safety in the workplace. He was key in coordinating a safe office move and is a leader who encourages others in the Christchurch team to also be influential in Health and Safety. Nathan has demonstrated outstanding commitment, excellence and passion , to ensure Health and Safety is utmost in Housing New Zealanders thoughts.