BEACH SAFETY

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Mem­bers of the pub­lic can vote for their favourite pa­trolled beach for a chance to win their beach a sun safe beach canopy for life­guards. The com­pe­ti­tion is a part of DHL’s sum­mer cam­paign to im­prove beach safety and ac­knowl­edge the work of Surf Sav­ing Clubs. Each year, New Zealand’s 74 lo­cal Surf Life Sav­ing Clubs help pa­trol more than 80 beaches and de­liver a key safety mes­sage to the com­mu­nity – swim at pa­trolled beaches be­tween the red and yel­low flags. Each vote on dhlsum­mer.com will also en­ter in­di­vid­u­als into the draw to win DHL tow­els. The DHL Sum­mer cam­paign will run from Jan­uary 16 to Fe­bru­ary 12. Last sum­mer about 4500 life­guards per­formed more than 100,000 pre­ven­ta­tive ac­tions dur­ing 221,845 hours of beach pa­trol around New Zealand.

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