Maritime NZ provides $75,000 in funding for Coastguard New Zealand’s Old4New Lifejacket Upgrade Campaign
Friday, 2 December 2016Coastguard New Zealand’s Old4New Lifejacket Upgrade initiative kicks off tomorrow, Saturday 3 December, at 8.00am at the Half Moon Bay boat ramp in Auckland.
Maritime NZ promotes lifejackets with national retailer
Thursday, 1 December 2016Maritime NZ has launched a national lifejacket promotion “Nobody’s faster than disaster”, with national retailer Rebel Sport, to get more Kiwi boaties into the “best survival gear you can wear on a boat - your lifejacket,” said Director Keith Manch today.
Firm prosecuted after tank explosion
Friday, 25 November 2016A Tasman Bay engineering operator has been convicted, and ordered to undertake 100 hours community work and pay $12,000 reparation to an employee who was seriously injured, after the fuel tank on a tourist launch exploded during a welding repair.