News: Safety

Swimmer suffers eye damage after using recalled Zoggs goggles cleaner

A Queensland swimmer has suffered "horrible pain" and damage to his eyes after applying a recalled anti-fog product to the inside of his goggles. Darren Lydeamore, who spent…

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Aug 14, 2018 Aquatics / Legal / Retail / Safety / Wellness /

 
 

Life Saving Victoria’s best honoured at 2018 Awards of Excellence

Victoria’s best and brightest in the aquatic community were recognised last night at the 15th annual Awards of Excellence at The Pullman, Albert Park. Portsea Surf Life Saving Club…

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Aug 12, 2018 Aquatics / Education / Safety / Sport /

 
 

NT WorkSafe to investigate firework injury to Darwin Festival worker

NT Worksafe has launched an investigation after a woman was hospitalised on the Darwin Festival's opening night. A 28-year-old technician was doing maintenance on a fire effects…

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Aug 11, 2018 Entertainment / Events / Safety /

 
 

New Zealand bungy innovators launch world-first catapult experience

A new world-first adventure tourism experience, the Nevis Catapult, which propels guest across a ravine by a giant catapult, has launched in Queenstown. Located in the remote Nevis Valley,…

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Aug 10, 2018 Attractions / Safety / Tourism /

 
 

Product recall of Zoggs Fogbuster and Lens Cleaner

Australasian Leisure Management has learned that the swimming products manufacturer Zoggs has issued a product recall for its Fogbuster and Lens Cleaner. Advising of a “manufacturing…

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Aug 9, 2018 Aquatics / Retail / Safety /

 
 

South Australian AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety award winners named

The South Australian Aquatic and Leisure Centre and AUSTSWIM have celebrated the recipients of the 2018 South Australian AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety award. The two…

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Aug 7, 2018 Aquatics / Education / Marketing / Safety / Sport /

 
 

NSW Government accused of inflating potential fixture numbers to back venues plan

A key claim supporting the NSW Government’s business case for a new Western Sydney Stadium was never agreed to by the NRL, a Parliamentary inquiry has been told. The business case…

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Aug 6, 2018 Finance / Safety / Security / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Australian Swim Schools Association leads aquatics industry through SPLASH! Week

A remarkable week showcasing Australia’s aquatic industry has wrapped up on the Gold Coast with more than a thousand attendees and delegates attending the biannual SPLASH! Pool and…

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Aug 4, 2018 Aquatics / Education / Events / Marketing / Safety /

 
 

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