Ekiden – Rotorua Team Marathon

Introducing the amazing hula ladies from edenfx (Left to right) Sarah Brydon aka Sez Lynda Poole aka Crash Suzanne Peden aka Speden Mareece Pomare aka Mawee Alison Gill aka Speedy Gill Amanda Stringer aka Manda Panda The Ekiden is a long standing team Marathon Challenge where fancy dress is almost obligatory and smiling is mandatory.

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Dunedin Half Marathon – Windy and Wonderful

The purpose of running these events has changed over the last while from being a growth and contribution activity of a charity drive and health kick into seeing some really beautiful places that I have not yet experienced despite living in New Zealand for 10 years. I have always adored the South Island and have

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Health and Safety: Providing Protective Gear

If you provide personal protective equipment (PPE) to your workers, here’s how to stay compliant when new laws take effect in April 2016. Before providing PPE, you should first consider if there are better ways of dealing with the risk. Can the risk be eliminated – done away with altogether? If not, how can you

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The New Zealand HealthyWork Conference – 4 November 2015

edenfx HSE are proud to be sponsoring and exhibiting at The New Zealand HealthyWork Conference, a new event that recognises both the physical and mental aspects of a healthy workforce. This one day conference brought to you by Thomson Reuters (publishers of Employment Today and Safeguard) will challenge, inspire and expand your understanding of worker health and wellbeing. Around

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Taupo Half Marathon – one word, Brrrrrrrrrr!

As I am still a newbie to this running activity, I was a bit concerned to the eyebrow movements when I mentioned running in Taupo on August 1st despite it being just 5 weeks after the last half marathon in Wellington. So riding high on the euphoria of completing my first event, the trusty red

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Health and Safety Reform Bill passes.

The Health and Safety Reform Bill passed its third reading at parliament on 27th August. The Bill creates a new Health and Safety at Work Act, which will come into force on 4 April 2016. The Bill is the first significant reform of New Zealand’s health and safety laws in 20 years and addresses the

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Health and safety: Who’ll do what in your business?

New laws are expected to come into effect in April 2016, to be confirmed once the Health and Safety at Work Act is passed. But who’ll be responsible for what in your business? As part of MBIE’s ongoing series on the upcoming reforms, this focuses on the new responsibilities for small business owners and operators,

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