Maritime NZ welcomes sentencing of Master with excess breath alcohol
The prosecution of a ship’s Master with five times the legal breath alcohol limit has been welcomed by Maritime New Zealand.
Monday, 23 March 2015
Ports of Auckland Ltd fined after injury to stevedore
Ports of Auckland Ltd (POAL) has been fined $55,000 and ordered to pay $25,000 in reparation to a stevedore who suffered serious injuries unloading a container ship at the port in January 2014.
Friday, 20 March 2015
Beacon ‘best money I’ve ever spent’
Possum trapper Jacob Gollan says the personal locator beacon he set off while in severe pain in Bay of Plenty bush is the “best money I’ve ever spent in my whole life”.
Thursday, 26 February 2015
RCCNZ completes two successful operations
The Rescue Coordination Centre New Zealand (RCCNZ) has completed two operations this morning.
Friday, 20 February 2015
Missing helicopter found crashed near Queenstown
The wreckage of a helicopter reported overdue in the Queenstown area has been found in Lochy River basin.
Thursday, 19 February 2015