Site Safety:Operating safely under COVID -19 protection framework
New Zealand has moved to the COVID-19 Protection Framework. Please see Unite Against COVID for the map of which traffic light level is in effect in your area.
Information on the processes to follow if an employee, customer or visitor becomes a confirmed or probable COVID-19 case.
How to decide what work requires a vaccinated employee
This guidance focuses on how to decide what work requires a vaccinated employee. We refer to employees rather than workers because it affects employment arrangements. The guidance may also be useful for contracting or volunteer arrangements.
COVID-19 Protection Framework - See Construction Protocols here.
Mates in Construction COVID-19 Support
If you or a MATE is struggling, this is not the time to be doing it tough on your own! MATES is here to support everyone in our industry right across New Zealand, especially during these uncertain times. If you need some help for yourself or a MATE call 0800 111 315 or free text 5353 now. Click here for further information.
This charitable trust has some great tools available to help dealing with COVID-19 and address ways to approach the topic within the construction industry.
- COVID-19 Tools & Resources
- HOW to have a conversation about mental health.
Mental Health Guide
An informative guide for managers in the construction industry is available here.