Worker hurt as safety at Port of Timaru
Worker hurt as safety at Port of Timaru queriedStuff.co.nzWorkSafe New Zealand released figures to the Rail, Maritime and Transport Union showing there had been at least seven deaths and 133 serious accidents at the country's ports since 2011. Timaru Container Terminal manager John Bromley said the ...and more »
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 9:04 am
Timaru port worker hit by container -
Radio New ZealandTimaru port worker hit by containerStuff.co.nzA man is in hospital after being hit by a container while on a ship at the Port of Timaru early this morning. Maritime New Zealand spokesman Steve Rendle said it was investigating an incident where an employee of C3, a stevedoring company, was ...Port accidents climb as profits soarRadio New ZealandMUNZ: Tauranga Port Won't Take Responsibility for WorkersScoop.co.nz (press release)all 9 news articles »
Posted on 29 October 2014 | 7:10 pm
Teen's death 'highlights alcohol danger,
Teen's death 'highlights alcohol danger, easy access'The Nelson MailThe Timaru Herald understands she was comatose, but it is not known for how long before an ambulance was called. The situation was a reflection of the drinking culture in New Zealand, Henderson said. Leaving the legal drinking age at 18 and ensuring ...
Posted on 29 October 2014 | 5:49 pm
Timaru port worker injured - Timaru Herald
Timaru port worker injuredTimaru HeraldWorkSafe New Zealand released figures to the Rail, Maritime and Transport Union (RMTU) showing there had been at least seven deaths and 133 serious accidents at the country's ports since 2011, Radio New Zealand (RNZ) reported this morning.
Posted on 29 October 2014 | 4:32 pm
Ruby Ruin tempts dancers - Stuff.co.nz
Stuff.co.nzRuby Ruin tempts dancersStuff.co.nzHer burlesque stage persona has given her the confidence she lacked, now Ruby Ruin is teaching Timaru women the art of the tease and helping to build their confidence. ... Last year she was named Queen of the New Zealand Burlesque Festival. This year ...
Posted on 28 October 2014 | 4:01 pm
Fanning Shines Bright at Grand Cypress
In a back-and-forth match, Fanning continued to hit big shots whenever Riobueno was gaining momentum. The Timaru, New Zealand native edged out an extremely tight match in straight sets 7-6 (6), 7-5. “Emily played two very solid singles matches today and ...
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 2:26 pm
Rare collection of Phar Lap images put
Phar Lap was born in Timaru, New Zealand, in 1926 and died in mysterious circumstances in the United States in 1932, having won 37 of his races in a 51-race career. He became a Depression-era hero in Australia in the 1930s, winning race after race.
Posted on 31 October 2014 | 5:19 am
'The loss of Bayli is a reminder to us all
Bayli Marie Elliot, 18, a high school student from Timaru, New Zealand, was at a party with friends on Sunday night to celebrate the Labour Day long weekend. The 18-year-old had reportedly been drinking spirits and was found comatose the next morning.
Posted on 29 October 2014 | 9:54 pm
Bayli Marie Elliot: NZ teen’s death a
Ms Elliot, a popular pupil at her school in Timaru, New Zealand, arrived late to the party on Sunday night. Witnesses said she had been drinking spirits with friends. She was later found lying on the ground in a comatose state, stuff.co.nz reports.
Posted on 29 October 2014 | 3:06 pm
Firefighters 'save' woman stuck in toilet
TIMARU, New Zealand — Five firefighters went to the rescue of a Timaru woman after she became stuck in her toilet yesterday. Erika Lam was attending to mother nature's call when she found herself unable to open the toilet door. ''There was no lock on it ...
Posted on 17 October 2014 | 10:40 pm