safety

Boating with children

Taking children boating is a great responsibility because in an emergency they will be almost totally dependent on the accompanying adults. Here are some guidelines to help you and your children have a safe, fun time while boating. First things first: Swimming ability Adults accompanying children should be able to...
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How safe is your scuba cylinder?

The Air Purity notice has caused some confusion around divers having scuba cylinders tested and failed, writes Dave Moran. The Air Purity notice was the result of WorkSafe New Zealand issuing a Hazard Alert on the December 23, 2016. WorkSafe were once again (first notice issued Dec 11, 2009) bringing...
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Preparing for the Roar

With the annual roar fast approaching, Barry Sharplin offers good advice on securing a hunting block and maximising its potential. It feels like the ink from my last roar article is still wet! What happened to the year? It’s not long now until the roar gets underway and hopefully you...
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