Truck and train collide
Wednesday, 20 August 2014 -
Emergency services are at the scene of a
collision between a truck and a train at Arundel north of
The collision has occurred at approximately 11am
at Arundel Belfield Road.
One person has been airlifted to
No further information is currently
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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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