‘Have a hmmm’ is a constructive wero (challenge) from ACC to Aotearoa: Take action to avoid injury and keep yourself, your whānau, friends and community safe and well.

DPA joined forces with ACC and sector partners to offer expertise for a series of water safety videos. Check out the popular water based activities below.

Have a watch, then have a hmmm next time you head out to the water.

Kaimoana fishing off the rocks

Kaimoana snorkelling and diving

Kaimoana fishing from a boat

Surfing

Swimming

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