Carterton: Fatal Crash
At about 11am on the 09/03/2014
emergency services were called to a single motorcycle crash
on Te Wharau Road, Carterton.
The road was closed for the
Cliffhanger Hillclimb event which sees riders take part in
staggered time trials up the 6.9km hill road.
A 59 year
old male came off his motorbike approximately 2kms up Te
He was pronounced dead at the
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Human Rights Commission: Urgent Need For Action On Seclusion And Restraint
A new independent report has outlined a number of serious concerns about New Zealand’s seclusion and restraint practices, says the Human Rights Commission...
Chief Human Rights Commissioner David Rutherford says that while the report makes for sobering reading, the focus should now be on how the recommendations can be used to reduce the occurrence of seclusion and restraint in New Zealand and, in circumstances where it is necessary, to improve practices. More>>
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