Consultation on the proposed best practice guidelines for the safe use of machinery

09 Jul 2013 12:39 PM | Administrator . (Administrator)
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) is seeking input and feedback regarding the proposed 'Best Practice Guidelines for the Safe Use of Machinery'.

When completed, the Guideline will:

Outline MBIE’s expectations for best practice for safe use of machinery

Include best practice health and safety guidance for safe use of machinery to duty   holders

Update MBIE’s existing guidance around safe use of machinery

Make accessible the principles of machine guarding as outlined in 'AS4024: Safety of     Machinery (series)'

Ensure that the material provided around this issue is current and consistent with other related New Zealand and overseas guidance.

Information is detailed on the MBIE website - click here

The deadline for submissions for the proposed 'Best Practice Guidelines for the Safe Use of Machinery' is Friday, 26th July 2013.
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