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Man airlifted after roof fall

Reported by Stephen | 26 Sep, 2017

A 55-year-old man has been airlifted to Toowoomba Hospital after he fell from a roof on a property outside of Goondiwindi on Sunday morning.

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New study highlights why ‘sitting is the new smoking’

Reported by Haydee | 21 Sep, 2017

A new study finds that it’s not just the amount of time you spend sitting, but also the way in which sitting time is accumulated during the entire day that can affect the risk of early death.

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IBAC uncovers illicit drug misuse by some paramedics

Reported by Haydee | 21 Sep, 2017

The report identified several paramedics who were found to be using illicit drugs, including one paramedic who had stolen and used Ambulance Victoria drugs of dependence, including fentanyl and morphine.

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Safety alert on the risks of working in grain silos released

Reported by Haydee | 20 Sep, 2017

WorkSafe New Zealand has recently issued a safety alert on the serious health and safety risks of entering and working in a grain silo following an incident where a worker was trapped in grain when an unloading auger was turned on while he was inside a grain silo.