The Maritime Union of New Zealand says that too many workers being killed or injured on overseas vessels in and around New Zealand waters.
The Maritime Union of New Zealand is throwing its weight behind locked out hospital workers around New Zealand.
Hundreds of low paid employees of Spotless Services Limited have been locked out of their work. The lockout is now on day six.
In Invercargill, members of the Bluff branch of the Maritime Union have travelled up from the Bluff waterfront to join the picket lines at the hospital.