While most New Zealand drivers transport children only in
approved car seats, an Otago-Southland Plunket manager says
more than half of those seats are not being used correctly,
putting children at risk.
Economic development organisation Venture Southland hopes to
know soon whether it has been able to attract external
funding for an ambitious project to develop a high-value oat
production and food processing industry in the province.
New Zealand Aluminium Smelters (NZAS) made ''unilateral
changes'' to some workers' public holiday lieu day
entitlements without consultation, a union delegate has told
the Employment Court in Invercargill.