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Horse trainers speak out about alleged culture of bullying in the racing industry (30/05/2017)
A champion horse trainer who made headlines last year when she disappeared for three days has spoken out for the first time about an allegedly toxic culture of bullying and harassment in the racing industry.
Source: ABC

Gatton police shooting: Cop killer shot dead, Queensland police say (30/05/2017)
A man who killed a police officer in Queensland's Lockyer Valley has been shot dead after holding police at bay during an overnight siege in a farmhouse.
Source: ABC

Queensland Rail worker killed after being hit by train north of Brisbane (30/05/2017)
A Queensland rail worker who was killed when he was struck by a train yesterday was preparing to retire at the end of the year, the ABC understands.
Source: ABC

Police officer Brett Forte shot dead in Lockyer Valley, west of Brisbane (30/05/2017)
A gunman involved in yesterday’s shooting of policeman and father-of-three Brett Forte has been shot dead by police.
Source: The Courier Mail

Police officer Brett Forte shot dead west of Brisbane, gunman contained (30/05/2017)
Queensland police have cornered a man who allegedly shot and killed an officer in the Lockyer Valley, west of Brisbane.
Source: ABC

Black lung inquiry finds 'catastrophic failure' in public administration in Queensland (29/05/2017)
A parliamentary committee into black lung disease has found "catastrophic failings" in public administration in Queensland.
Source: ABC

Asbestos dumped at Mosquito Hill, south of Adelaide (29/05/2017)
Nearly one tonne of asbestos has been found illegally dumped on a nature strip between Mount Compass and Goolwa, south of Adelaide.
Source: ABC

Lorna Jane employee accused of bullying Brisbane store manager denies making hurtful comments (26/05/2017)
The Lorna Jane area manager accused of bullying a former store manager has repeatedly denied to a Brisbane court that she ever made any hurtful remarks to or about her.
Source: ABC

Jarrod Hampton drowning: bereaved family seeks justice for recovery 'debacle' (26/05/2017)
The drowning of pearl diver Jarrod Hampton off the Kimberley coast was a "case of extreme negligence" by the company he worked for, members of his family have told a coronial inquest.
Source: ABC

St John Ambulance app rolling out across WA could help save lives (26/05/2017)
A free app that enables potentially life-saving first aid before ambulances arrive is being rolled out across Western Australia.
Source: ABC

Jondaryan residents question removal of coal dust monitors by Queensland Government (26/05/2017)
The residents of a Queensland town say dust from nearby coal stockpiles is blackening their homes, getting in their drinking water, and destroying their quality of life.
Source: ABC

Flu immunisation rates down: Why aren't we getting the jab? (25/05/2017)
For years I refused to get the flu jab. I know, I know. The elderly and infants put at risk. Unnecessary time off work. I felt bad about it. I ummed and ahhed. I still didn't get the shot.
Source: ABC

Paspaley failed to practise recovery drills before diver drowned, admits director (25/05/2017)
The executive director of Paspaley Pearls has taken responsibility for the company's failure to regularly practise recovering an unconscious diver from the ocean, as its code of practice demanded.
Source: ABC

Eagle Farm construction deaths spark tough new building licencing laws in Queensland (25/05/2017)
The Queensland Government will today introduce new laws giving the construction watchdog stronger powers to refuse or cancel licences to builders with a poor safety record.
Source: ABC

Paid domestic violence leave decision delayed due to 'unprecedented' circumstance (25/05/2017)
A decision to mandate paid domestic violence leave in all modern employment awards has been delayed due to "unprecedented" circumstances.
Source: ABC

Worker killed on NorthConnex work site (24/05/2017)
A 65-year-old man has died after being struck in the head with a piece of equipment at the NorthConnex work site in Sydney's northwest.
Source: SMH

Families warned they may risk liability for injuries to au pairs and nannies (24/05/2017)
Families may be unwittingly exposing themselves to the risk of liability for injuries to au pairs and nannies they hire directly from online jobs platforms.
Source: SMH

Ailing Dreamworld looks to unlock its real estate potential (24/05/2017)
Dreamworld owner Ardent Leisure is looking at unlocking value from parts of what it calls the Gold Coast theme park’s “prime real estate”.
Source: The New Daily

Every Australian to have a digital health summary (24/05/2017)
You may have a local doctor, who knows all about you in sickness and in health. Wouldn't it be great if other GPs along the way could access your key medical information if you get sick?
Source: ABC