Find research resources relevant to the healthcare industry.
Healthcare and social assistance
An overview of the literature on occupational harms and risk factors in healthcare and social assistance.
Employers and workers
This report examines employer maturity; worker engagement, participation and representation; and the impact of workplace safety culture. It includes findings for the healthcare industry.
Read a summary of the New Zealand and international literature on the risk factors for work-related musculoskeletal disorders and the interventions to reduce harm from them.
Read a summary of the academic literature on ways of improving worker engagement, participation and representation (WEPR) in New Zealand.
The New Zealand Psychosocial Survey describes the most common psychosocial risks in New Zealand by industries, occupations, and socio-demographic characteristics.
Summary of the available evidence of the interventions to address workplace fatigue.