Death at Port of Lyttelton
Maritime Union of New Zealand statement – death at Port of Lyttelton – for immediate release Friday 29 August 2014
The Maritime Union is greatly saddened by the death of Maritime Union Lyttelton Branch President Brad Fletcher in a workplace accident yesterday.
Maritime Union National Secretary Joe Fleetwood says the death of Brad Fletcher, a full-time worker at the Port of Lyttelton, was a great shock.
Brad was a highly respected figure in Lyttelton and within the Maritime Union, and the Union would be supporting his workmates and family.