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A little more on sugar (from me) and a lot more (from governments)

Keith Hudson

Since 10 Downing Street slapped down George Freeman, the new and inexperienced Life Sciences Minister. for suggesting that the government might impose a sugar tax, no doubt many a processed food manufacturer went to bed a happier man . 374 more words

What we’ve been doing

We’ve been busy with a number of evidence based reviews.

Australian Native Hardwood Certification schemes and perceptions
We undertook a rapid review of the evidence relating to the environmental aspects of the FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) and AFS (Australian Forestry Standard) native forest certification schemes.  560 more words

Inconsistency on OHS roles in dairy careers guide

Several years ago, WorkSafe Victoria published “Dairy Safety: A Practical Guide“* A decade on Dairy Australia has published its career guidance “Stepping Stones… 371 more words


Beyond auditing for due diligence

One of the most significant motivators for changes in safety leadership in the executive circles in Australia has been the obligation to apply due diligence… 856 more words


Negligence - Duty of care - Safe system of work - Work injuries

Bankstown Foundry Pty Ltd v Braistina HCA 20; (1986) 160 CLR 301 (13 May 1986).

“Negligence – Master and servant – Duty of care – Safe system of work – Employer’s duty to provide – Scope of duty – Contributory negligence.” 186 more words