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This excerpt from our accident register dates back to 1978 and the instances that occurred are quite hilarious and most relate to “LWB” (sorry Lyall).

How far we, indeed NZ, have come with Health & Safety at Work regulation but it’s nice to see that some time-old frustrations around computers and office environment were resolved in some ingenious and resourceful ways with mere safety pins or a packet of aspirin!

(Some would say it’s made us the great nation we are today!)

See if you can make out some of the entries...


LBW Accident Register 1978

Topics: NZ Health & Safety