Health & Safety

Nest Consulting have a Health & Safety Policy, which sets out the company’s commitment to health, & safety in accordance with legislation – Health and Safety at Work Act 2015.

Group Health and Safety Policy Statement

Nest is committed to providing an environment that is safe for all contractors / employees, participants, clients and visitors by identifying, isolating and mitigating risks.

All staff are made aware of:

  • General health and safety including hazards, risk management, fire safety, emergencies and pandemic planning
  • Slips, trips and falls
  • Bullying and harassment
  • Health and Hygiene / Food safety
  • Child Safety Policies
  • Emergency Evacuations
  • Coordinating with individual sites and health & safety policies (i.e when visiting schools)

Our Core Value: ZERO HARM

Having an overriding commitment to a safe and healthy workplace.

This will be achieved through:

ACTIVE PARTICIPATION BY ALL CONTRACTORS / EMPLOYEES:

As appropriate, Nest Contractors / Employees promote an environment that encourages open communication and consultation on all health and safety concerns, initiatives, improvements and procedures.

REPORTING:

Contractors / Employees report all incidents and near misses and actively seek out and report hazards. Incidents will be investigated as determined by Management and appropriate action taken. The Health & Safety protocol will be initiated as appropriate.

INDIVIDUAL ACCOUNTABILITY:

It is the responsibility of each individual, irrespective of their position, for their own safety and for the safety of the area under their care, including other persons in that area.

EDUCATION:

All Employees/Contractors, clients and visitors are educated to ensure safe work practices occur and individual site rules are understood and adhered to.

SAFETY EQUIPMENT:

The organisation instructs purchase of or provides safety equipment appropriate for each situation. It is each individual’s personal responsibility to use the safety equipment purchased/provided.

LEGISLATION:

All Employees/Contractors, clients and visitors observe, implement and fulfil the organisations statutory obligations under New Zealand Health & Safety Legislation – Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 –


For a full copy of our Policy please email: info@nestconsulting.nz