1. Selection

In each edition of Safeguard we select three questions arising from material published in that edition.
Here are the current questions, which relate to the July/August 2022 edition. Feel free to respond to any or all of them.
 
An edited selection of responses will appear in the following edition.
We ask for your contact details but they are not printed, so you can speak freely!
 
One respondent will be randomly drawn to receive a prize, namely a copy of the book Do Safety Differently, by Sidney Dekker and Todd Conklin.

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* 1. Associate Professor Ian Laird calls for more funding so more H&S research can be carried out in New Zealand universities. Which specific areas of H&S do you think would most benefit from more research evidence?

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* 2. Grant Nicholson and Lauren Eastlake note that in Australia, organisations convicted of a health & safety offence can be additionally sanctioned with a time-limited ban from tendering for government projects. 
Would this facility be worth considering here?

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* 3. Fiona Ewing says there is an unhelpful power imbalance inherent in supply chains. John Lowe says 'supply chain' is just a fancy word for relationships between PCBUs. 
How best to build better relationships and so reduce the power imbalance?

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* 4. What is your name?

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* 5. In which town or city do you live?

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* 6. What is your work phone number?

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