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Who we are
Role and responsibilities
Led by our Chief Executive Phil Parkes we are working to lift New Zealand’s health and safety performance, supporting everyone to return home from work healthy and safe.Read more
The Government’s Working Safer blueprint provides the programme of change necessary to transform health and safety at work. This, along with strengthening WorkSafe, forms the strategic priorities that guide our focus and effort.Read more
Our leadership team
Led by Phil Parkes our Chief Executive, our leadership team leads WorkSafe in driving the transformation of New Zealand’s health and safety performance.Read more