Landscaping New Zealand News Feed Landscaping New Zealand Landscaping New Zealand Members' Update Autumn 2017<a href="/files/1111/file/Landsacping-NZ-Newsletter-Autumn-2017-pdf" data-object-ref="content/download:99">Landscaping New Zealand Newsletter: Members&rsquo; Update Autumn 2017</a><br /> &nbsp;1493294400 New Zealand Members' Update Autumn 2017 LNZ Member Survey LNZ member -&nbsp;<br /> <br /> <strong><em>Have you completed this survey?</em></strong><br /> <br /> Filling out the survey is important. The information collected helps your Executive Committee make informed decisions about the direction of the organisation.<br /> <br /> If you haven&#39;t already filled it out, please select the link:&nbsp;<br /> <a href=""></a>&nbsp;and complete the form.<br /> The process only takes a few minutes and is an invaluable tool to voice your thoughts.1479985200 Member Survey St John - Workplace First Aider Course to meet Health and Safety Standards on from the &nbsp;St John session at the Auckland Branch meeting in May, we wish to gauge your interest in a <strong>St John First Aid Course</strong>. &nbsp;<br /> <br /> St John would recommend that workers within the Landscape industry&nbsp;<a href="/files/922/file/St-John-First-Aid-Level-One-0413-pdf" data-object-ref="content/download:86">St John - Workplace First Aider Course </a>&nbsp;(see details here)&nbsp;could benefit from completing a level 1 first aid course. This is the minimum qualification requirement for a workplace first aider and can help your workplace to meet health and safety standards.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> Topics covered on this course are as follows<br /> &nbsp;<br /> <strong>&bull;Scene assessment</strong><br /> <strong>&bull;Safety</strong><br /> <strong>&bull;CPR</strong><br /> <strong>&bull;Chest pain (e.g. heart attack)</strong><br /> <strong>&bull;Dislocations</strong><br /> <strong>&bull;How to use an AED (automated external defibrillator)</strong><br /> <strong>&bull;Broken bones</strong><br /> <strong>&bull;Burns</strong><br /> <strong>&bull;Soft tissue injury</strong><br /> <strong>&bull;Asthma</strong><br /> <strong>&bull;Stroke</strong><br /> <strong>&bull;Seizures</strong><br /> <strong>&bull;Bleeding</strong><br /> &nbsp;<br /> It is suggested that the course be held in Auckland on a Saturday.<br /> A minimum of 20 participants is required at the discounted price of $97.85 each<br /> &nbsp;<br /> Please RSVP by&nbsp;<strong>Tuesday 14th June </strong>to Alex Stewart: E: <a href=""></a><br /> <br /> &nbsp;1464782400 John - Workplace First Aider Course to meet Health and Safety Standards HEALTH AND SAFETY REFORM BILL: Update 2<h3>HEALTH AND SAFETY REFORM BILL: Update 2</h3> WorkSafe New Zealand has just sent through this update on the Health and Safety Reform Bill.<br /> <br /> These updates will give you an overview of the key parts of the Bill as introduced to Parliament, to help you understand some of its key concepts. This will help ensure you&rsquo;re prepared for when the law comes into effect in 2015. That won&rsquo;t be before April next year and we&rsquo;ll inform you when the date is finalised. The Bill is part of the Working Safer reform package announced by the Government in 2013.<br /> <br /> This Reform bill update covers the principle of worker engagement, outlining how the Bill aims to strengthen worker engagement and participation in work health and safety matters.<br /> <br /> <a href="">Click Here</a> for more info<br /> <br />1414494000 AND SAFETY REFORM BILL: Update 2