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Fatigue in the Workplace - A Quick Guide

Date: 10/12/2020

When workers are pushed in to a state of mental and/or physical exhaustion, they experience fatigue. Fatigue can lead to poor judgement and errors which may inflict injury on the self and/or others. 

Vehicle testing centre case study

Date: 23/11/2020


A nationwide vehicle testing centre was opening a new location in Rolleston, Christchurch and wanted to ensure pedestrian and vehicular safety as vehicles drove around the location. The team at Vanguard worked with the architect for the project to supply and install a suitable walkway barrier, along with signage to complement the site's traffic management plan.

How to develop a workplace traffic management plan

Date: 17/11/2020

Traffic is one of the most common causes of workplace injuries in New Zealand. Whether you are based in a shopping centre, warehouse, construction site, pop-up event or small business, all pedestrian and vehicle traffic needs to be controlled in order to keep employees and the public safe.

Upcoming TTM Conference - Forming the Connection

Date: 28/10/2020

Vanguard is excited to be a sponsor of the upcoming TTM (Temporary Traffic Management) Conference held in Nelson on Nov 2nd – 3rd. This conference is focused on “Forming the Connection” between the people and organisations in all aspects of TTM.

What is The Vanguardian?

Date: 11/10/2020

You might have spotted the change of name on our quarterly safety newsletter that will have landed on your desk this week. (you can also download a PDF version here)

Bay of Plenty Kiwifruit Industry Health & Safety Seminar

Date: 8/10/2020

We're excited to be a sponsor of the Bay of Plenty Kiwifruit Industry Health & Safety Forum Seminar coming up next week! This is an annual safety seminar which is free to industry participants and their employees. We'll be networking with and educating companies in the industry on traffic management and how to safely and efficiently separate people and moving vehicles. 

Thank you for supporting us – we’re passing it on!

Date: 21/09/2020

Vanguard recently renewed our commitment to Life Flight - a charity providing emergency air services.

Where should I install bollards?

Date: 2/09/2020

Steel bollards have long been a trusted go-to product for robust asset protection and vehicle and pedestrian separation. Today, they’re more in-demand than ever.  

Protecting Children at School - From Drop Off to Pick-Up

Date: 30/08/2020

According to the Ministry of Transport, the majority of accidents involving children peak within an hour of school beginning and again an hour after it ends.

Great defensive strategies. Plus, rugby ball offer!

Date: 24/06/2020

Rugby’s back! We’re celebrating with a free match-grade rugby ball with all orders over $1,000 + GST! 
Thanks to our Team of 5 million for all your hard work keeping everyone safe so far. Let’s keep our eyes on the goal. Quote "Rugby" to get your free ball!

1 free rugby ball per order over $1000 + GST. Offer valid from 25th June - 5pm 31st July 2020.