Roads Closed - Thames, Coromandel and Raglan
Roads Closed - Thames, Coromandel and
Motorists in the Waikato are advised to check
the NZTA website for current closure updates before setting
SH25 South of Thames is closed due to flooding and it
is expected to an hour at least before levels drop. Slips
have closed the coast road to the north of the
Slips are also being worked on on the Raglan
Road and to both the north and south of Whitianga.
repeat their advice to delay all but essential
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On The Inadequate Response To Sexual Violence Prevention
On combatting sexual violence, the government has finally begun to undo some of the problems that were of its own making. Early in March, ACC launched the Integrated Services for Sensitive Claims scheme – a package aimed at improving the attitudes of ACC staff towards sexual violence victims, and offering them more substantive support.
Hopefully, this will help to reverse the damage done with the insensitive, punitive ACC policy put in place by the incoming Key government in 2009, which in some parts of New Zealand, saw 90 per cent of sexual violence victims being turned away by ACC. More>>
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