Denis Miklus, 67, was dropped off at the Polynesian Spa by his long-time partner Jany Toomaru in June last year while she did some shopping. Just over an hour later, he died while soaking in the Priest Pool. A pathologist has ruled Miklus died from drowning likely caused from heat exhaustion from being in a 42C pool for too long without regular breaks or water. Work Safe NZ has found no fault with Polynesian Spa's procedures but now a coroner is to make a finding as to whether more can be done to prevent such deaths. Reporter Kelly Makiha talks

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