Health and Safety
March 17, 2020
The Government today has released its $12.1 billion rescue package in response to the global impact of COVID-19. The package is significant and will account for around 4% of GDP. Finance Minister Grant Robertson has warned that recession is almost certain, and that it will be a greater shock than the 2008 global financial crisis.
November 8, 2019
We know that there is still a crucial need for mental health support amongst Kiwi small businesses. Nexia New Zealand continues to support the Mental Health Foundation by getting our team involved in the Movember awareness month and endeavour to further promote and support this cause. This year, our accounting software partners, Xero, have teamed up with The Mental Health Foundation to produce the 2019 Small Business Wellbeing Report – 1,000 small business owners and sole traders were surveyed as part of the research, to understand how the mental wellbeing of people affects business.
August 1, 2018
Health and safety is vital for small to medium sized enterprises (SMEs). Evidence suggests that in any particular industry, SMEs are less safe than larger businesses. SMEs may also find it harder to recover from serious health and safety incidents.
November 21, 2017
Andrew Kidd, Associate. Andrew has 8 years’ experience at Nexia Chartered Accountants, working with a variety of clients across multiple industries which include Medical Practitioners & Property Investors. His diverse client base allows him to apply his knowledge across varying client scenarios. He particularly enjoys working with clients to assist them in fully understanding not only their tax obligations, but also what the numbers mean.
July 5, 2017
It’s true in life that when we feel better, we perform better too. Of course, this extends to our workplace environment. If you want to be able to give the best to your business and reap the best results in return, you need to feel tip top. This isn’t about a complete overhaul, crash diets or boot camp. It’s simply about some minor lifestyle changes both in and out of the office that can have a positive effect on you and...
August 22, 2016
Health and Safety at Work Act 2016 Heads-up The new Health and Safety at Work Act took effect, replacing the Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992 and has now been in place for 5 months. Some businesses are still grappling with what is required. A lot of information is still to come on how the Act will operate. Regulations will be released to clarify how it will work for different industries. WorkSafe New Zealand will provide guidelines to businesses and...