In Today's Media

Alice Springs Hospital asbestos closure prompts unions to call for better policy (19/09/2017)
Unions are demanding the NT Government take immediate action to clean up asbestos contamination after patients and staff at Alice Springs Hospital were exposed to the potentially deadly fibres during an air conditioning installation last week.
Source: ABC

Lives at risk as inexperienced truckies let loose on the road (18/09/2017)
Inexperienced truckies trained in "grubby short courses" are being let loose on the road, putting lives at risk, according to truck drivers who are calling on the NSW transport department to raise teaching standards.
Source: SMH

Launceston family of Altus Traffic roadworker killed onsite 'disgusted' by firm's behaviour (15/09/2017)
The son of a roadworker killed while controlling traffic in Launceston has told a court he was disgusted by the disregard of his father's employer.
Source: ABC

Prolonged sitting could lead to an early death, study finds (14/09/2017)
An alarming new study has revealed sitting for too long can increase the risk of an early death, irrespective of how much exercise you do.
Source: The New Daily

Australia should adopt 'life saving' US state's ban on kids riding quad bikes, experts say (14/09/2017)
Quad bikes have so far killed nine people — including two children — across Australia this year, and yet in the US state of Massachusetts only one child has died in the past decade.
Source: ABC