No 1 Line and Tiakitahuna Road, Longburn, Manawatu, Truck
Police and other services are at a crash in
which a truck has rolled and gone down a bank.
is on the corner of No 1 Line and Tiakitahuna Road,
There are diversions in place along
It is not known yet what the truck was
carrying but first reports are that the driver is
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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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