That critical business expense that we all love to hate. But are you flushing your hard earned money down the drain?Most of us know that if our car fails a WOF and have an accident, we are not covered by insurance. Stuff (Top 10 reasons New Zealanders Insurance claims a...
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Are you paying too much for workplace compliance?

This week while I was getting my car serviced by my local mechanic – who did a great job I might add – I was talking with an electrician from another part of the country. We were talking about testing and tagging and he mentioned something that reminded me of what an old...
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​How often do we stop to consider the quality and safety of our tools and accessories?

Since the law changes in 2015 and 2016 of the Health and Safety at Work Act, businesses have largely become more aware of their requirements to comply. However there are still an alarming number of businesses who are not even aware that there is such an Act in law. As a prof...
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Appliance recalls

September 1, 2017

Recalls.govt.nz

Despite the best efforts by manufacturers and suppliers, there are occasions where an appliance has a fault caused from either design or manufacturing process failure, and some times these faults are not discovered until the appliances are already in homes and businesses.The...
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While going about my testing, I have found an alarming coincidence when testing appliances. To give you a brief background, I have tested appliances for builders, plasterers, hair salons, offices, painters, barbers, retail shops, motels, hotels and rest homes.The NZ Standard...
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