Silicosis epidemic on track to become the new black lung

Silicosis epidemic on track to become the new black lung

A creeping epidemic of lung disease that is killing young workers has been uncovered by the Parliamentary Inquiry into the operation of the NSW dust diseases scheme. The inquiry has found that the engineered stone products used particularly for kitchen and bathroom...

Motor Accident Injuries Bill 2017

Mr DAVID SHOEBRIDGE ( 18:01 ): On behalf of The Greens I indicate that we support the Motor Accident Injuries Bill 2017. Some people might find The Greens support for this bill surprising, given the strong opposition The Greens have had to the two previous efforts by...

Standing Committee on Law and Justice [Committee]

This speech was delivered on 20.09.2016 in the NSW Upper House. You can read the original contribution here.  I speak to this unanimous report, entitled “First Review of the Compulsory Third Party insurance scheme”. It is the first review for this...