Projects tagged with Hazards
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2 Jul 2007
Annual statistical publication that collates and analyses information on the causes of fetal and infant deaths registered in New Zealand.
2 Feb 2007
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Housing & Homelessness, Households, Disease, Hazards, Healthcare, Population Shifts, Rural, Urban, Quality of Life
This report, Urban-Rural Health Comparisons: Key results of the 2002/03 New Zealand Health Survey, compares the health status of New Zealand adults living in urban and rural areas. In particular, this report compares the following aspects of health for urban and rural dwellers: ...
with: Accident Compensation Corporation, Health Research Council of New Zealand: HRC, Department of Labour (MBIE)
Topics: Literature review, Employment & Labour, Food, Hazards, Health & Safety at Work, Labour force
This review of the peer-reviewed research literature was compiled as an output of the 2004-2006 COHFE project Addressing Work-related Musculoskeletal Disorders in Meat and Seafood Processing, conducted in collaboration with Massey University and funded jointly by the Health Research Council New Zealand, ACC...
This report outlines changes associated with the implementation of the amended Smoke-free Environments Act 1990: 2003-2006.
Legal party pill use in New Zealand: Prevalence of use, availability, health harms and ‘gateway effects’ of benzylpiperazine (BZP) and trifluoromethylphenylpiperazine (TFMPP)
30 May 2006
The principal aims of the 2006 National Household Survey of Legal Party Pill Use were to provide national population statistics on the prevalence and patterns of legal party pill use in New Zealand, and to provide data on the harms and problems related to the use of legal party pills in New Zealand. The survey consisted of a...
This study assesses bar managers’ overall support for workplace smoking bans and their perceptions of the impact of smoking bans on venue revenue and individual rights. A cohort study of bar managers was undertaken to assess any changes in support over time and factors influencing these changes. The cohort was surveyed in the...
with: Statistics New Zealand
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Productivity, Hazards, Health & Safety at Work
New Zealand has a comprehensive accident insurance system that pays much of the direct cost of accidental injuries, and compensates workers 80 percent of their earnings for any time post-injury that they are unable to work. Statistics New Zealand’s Linked Employer-Employee Database (LEED) contains monthly information on benefit...
This report presents the results of a review of injury data, which was led jointly by the Department of Labour and Statistics New Zealand. The review was initiated by the government in response to a need for information to monitor trends in injury events, identify emerging health and safety issues and...
Drowning is the third cause of injury death across all age groups. Internationally and within New Zealand, alcohol has also been associated with drowning. In 1999, the Injury Prevention Research Centre (IPRC) conducted Stage I of the Boating Safety Survey in the form of a pre-intervention boating survey....
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