FICA meeting – Registrations Open!
The technicians’ personal occasion of the year happens to be open for registrations! This present year we are headed back into the stunning Queenstown, residing at the Copthorne resort & Resort Lakefront Queenstown. Offering an excellent weekend lined up for your needs – look at event webpage for subscription details Accommodation: FICA features block booked some accommodation in the Copthorne, but it is restricted, therefore ensure you get yours scheduled in now!
Brand New Job NZ Site
The work brand new Zealand website is redeveloped and is now real time. This new web site was scheduled going stay at the conclusion of Summer. But because technical dilemmas, a choice had been designed to delay the launch until last week. Job brand new Zealand is the leading supply of information about employment in New Zealand, in addition to key station for dispersing information to assist companies and employees understand their legal rights and duties. the purpose of the newest internet site is to favorably influence the interactions between businesses and employees, and also to promote safe, reasonable and unified workplaces. The internet site provides useful and functional information on the 14 bits of legislation that relate solely to employment, including the job Relations Act 2000. These records may help employers and workers understand what they could do and exactly how they ought to do so. Beyond supplying a ‘plain English’ form of the legislation, the website includes info on most readily useful work rehearse and. The number of pages has gone down from 1, 300 to 300 with an emphasis on easy to understand, non-repetitive content that demonstrably lays out of the rights and obligations of both businesses and workers. Combined with the refreshed content, employers and workers will have much more resources and resources offered to all of them, as well as improved search functions. Check out sections of the website to begin exploring: beginning work Hours and wages Leave and holidays Workplace guidelines solving dilemmas closing employment
FIEA meeting Discounts!
FICA users are offered a price reduction from the standard registration expense to attend the FIEA Woodflow Optimisation summit. The summit should be held on 14-15 September, at the Distinction resort, Rotorua. To really make the the majority of the discount, just register for the conference online, so when it asks for your Discount Code, merely enter: xFICA16 to find out more, and also to register, visit the occasion web site: www.woodflow.events
Protection N Activity: NZ’s official HSR Transition Training Company
WorkSafe New Zealand while the Ministry of company, Innovation and work (MBIE) have actually appointed Safety ‘n Action to supply COMPLIMENTARY across the country transition instruction to eligible Health & protection Representatives (HSRs). To find out more, and to create FREE education, check out:
FICA elects new management team
Your FICA board has chosen an innovative new President, effective instantly: Ross Davis, Managing Director of R F Davis Logging from Whangamata. Ross will likely to be ably assisted because of the appointment of Paul Olsen, from Olsen woodland Management in Tokoroa, who was simply chosen into new part of Vice-President of FICA. Another board user, Kevin Ihaka of FPS Forestry in Whangarei, happens to be serving as FICA’s sole representative on institution board of Forest Industry protection Council. Once the brand new safety council is working, FICA’s two representatives would be Kevin and Paul. Ross gets control of as President from Jacob Kajavala just who served inside part for FICA for 12 years since our beginning. Jacob, of Kajavala Forestry in Kawerau, stepped down seriously to focus their power on regional Bay of Plenty business dilemmas through Industry Symbiosis Kawerau together with larger economic development agency, Bay of Connections. Jacob continues to act as a FICA board user before the next election.