Training for drivers and boat handlers
16 July, 2017, 6:54 pm
Update: 6:54PM PARLIAMENT has been told that the Ministry of Health has embarked on curbing road accidents and mishaps at sea.
This, Assistant Minister for Health Alexander O?Connor said would be done by
having drivers and boat handlers alike to undergo training and refresher
courses for licensing and certification with the Land Transport Authority and
the Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji, respectively.
He said existing facilities, particularly in the maritime area, would also
undergo urgent repairs and maintenance, inclusive of communication and
He added the ministry would also ensure every health centre was provided with a
full time doctor or nurse practitioner.