“Whenever we’re needed, we’re able to rally those troops. We’re
able to get our guys together quite quickly, and get across and offer support
that goes beyond Fonterra.” – Peter Laurent, Health & Safety, Risk and
When Les Grace first started driving trucks the seats were as “hard as a board” and the roads were rough… 51 years on he sits in his Edgecumbe home sipping tea and reflecting on how much times have changed.
Tanker Operator Stephen Curtis collects our farmers’ milk
anywhere from Ashburton all the way up to Kaikoura and Murchison, so he knows
the roads of the region well. Recently, his usual route brought
him face-to-face with a near fatal accident.