Health and safety

There are various health and safety “must haves” for parishes including:

  • Health and Safety Statement
  • Training and Induction
  • Systems for Risk Management
  • Health and Safety Policies
  • Emergency Management
  • Incident Management
  • First Aid Requirements
  • Contractors and Subcontractors
  • H&S Meeting Minutes
  • Building Safety Checklist
  • Annual H&S Review Plan

Please refer to the Worksafe New Zealand website for policies and forms, and for an introduction see the Worksafe page Health & Safety at Work – Quick Reference Guide.

Information on Health & Safety will also be included in Part 3 of the upcoming Church Management Support Guide: Human Resources.

Please also refer to the Child Protection Policy here.