We are operating at reduced capacity due to COVID-19 Alert Level Two restrictions. Please only call our 0800 number if someone is at serious risk of harm or has been seriously injured, become seriously ill, or died as a result of work.
For other notifications please complete our online forms at Notify WorkSafe.
Talofa lava, Kia Orana, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Fakatalofa atu, Mālō e lelei, Mālō nī, Bula vinaka, Tēnā koutou katoa and warm Pacific greetings.
The Puataunofo “Come Home Safely” educational programme is designed to engage and educate Pacific people working in higher risk industries.
Learn more about the Puataunofo programme.
The programme delivers tailored workshops addressing the key needs and issues Pacific workers face and aims to engage its participants with information, advice and tools to keep safe in the workplace. The content covers legislative information from the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015, industry standards and empowers workers to contribute to a sustainable health and safety culture and safer work environment.
Hear what programme participants have to say.
If you're interested in having a presentation at your workplace email us at email@example.com
You can check out more of the great work the Puataunofo programme does on their Facebook page(external link).
Your rights and obligations
The law provides you and your workmates with a number of rights and you have the right to stop working if you believe it is unhealthy or unsafe.Read more
Silica dust in the workplace
This guidance advises PCBUs of the risks of respirable crystalline silica dust and how to control them and protect their workers.Read more