News: Safety

Royal Adelaide Show ride owners fined $157,000 over child’s death, but unlikely to pay up

The owners of a Royal Adelaide Show ride on which an eight-year-old child died have been fined $157,500, however, it is unlikely they will ever pay. Eight-year-old Adelene Leong was killed…

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Jul 13, 2017 Attractions / Events / Legal / Safety /


Leading software providers announce seamless integration

Leading aquatic, fitness and wellness software providers GreeneDesk and Jonas Leisure have announced an integration partnership. Jonas Leisure’s software has been an industry leader…

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Jul 12, 2017 Aquatics / Education / Safety / Technology / Wellness /


Dreamworld battles inconsistent attendances and falling revenues

Gold Coast theme park Dreamworld is continuing to struggle with irregular visitor numbers and declining year-on-year revenues. Newly released figures from parent company Ardent Leisure…

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Jul 11, 2017 Attractions / Finance / Safety / Tourism / Waterparks /


Snap Fitness claim it is not responsible for PT’s actions in negligence lawsuit

Leading 24/7 gym group Snap Fitness has claimed it is not responsible for the actions of one of its personal trainers in a negligence lawsuit filed after a client ended up in hospital for…

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Jul 10, 2017 Fitness / Legal / Safety /


Tens of thousands join in the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson

Tens of thousands of participants at more than 600 locations in 27 countries, from Australia to Zimbabwe, Bahrain to Brazil, and Panama to Poland, came together on Thursday 22nd June for…

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Jul 6, 2017 Aquatics / Education / Events / Safety / Waterparks /


ASSA marks first anniversary serving the Swim School Industry

One year on from the Australian Swim Schools Association (ASSA) having started taking memberships - from 1st July 2016 - the Association for the Swim school industry now has a membership of…

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Jul 4, 2017 Aquatics / Education / Safety /


Alice Springs Lifesaving Club to get CPR manikin

Royal Life Saving in the Northern Territory has announced that the Alice Springs Lifesaving Club is to get a state-of-the-art machine for learning Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and to…

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Jul 3, 2017 Aquatics / Education / Safety /


Safety call after latest Mt Taranaki death

The death of another young climber on Mt Taranaki has led to calls for a dedicated alpine trained ranger to be stationed permanently on the landmark. Mountaineer Ivan Bruce said with the…

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Jul 3, 2017 Environment / Parks / Safety /


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Regupol Australia Pty Ltd offers a comprehensive range of recycled rubber fitness and leisure flooring surfaces. Their range of products include everroll rubber flooring, Regupol elastic…

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