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Advocating for legislative change for abuse survivors

Abuse law

Advocating for legislative change for abuse survivors

Helping victims of childhood sexual abuse to win their court cases is just one way that MB tries to make things better for survivors.

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The tragic cost of inadequate suicide prevention: Sabrina’s story

Patient safety

The tragic cost of inadequate suicide prevention: Sabrina’s story

The year Sabrina died, she was one of 3,000 Australians who died by suicide. Her story highlights the devastating cost of inadequate prevention and the importance of better coordinated support and services for people struggling with mental illness.

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Teachers Pet exposes horrific abuse and the need for accountability

Abuse law

Teachers Pet exposes horrific abuse and the need for accountability

In 2018 the award-winning true crime podcast, The Teacher’s Pet, exposed a dark underbelly of Sydney’s picturesque Northern Beaches.

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WorkCover win for Hazelwood mine fire excavator operator

Work rights

WorkCover win for Hazelwood mine fire excavator operator

When the Hazelwood open cut mine fire broke out in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley in early 2014, experienced excavator operator David Briggs got an urgent call from RTL Mining & Earthworks asking if he would come and work for them to help put out the blaze.

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Understanding the legal options for survivors of institutional abuse

Abuse law

Understanding the legal options for survivors of institutional abuse

For the first time ever – survivors of abuse have options as to how they seek compensation. Here's what you need to know.

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Road safety key at a time of greater driver distraction

Road rights

Road safety key at a time of greater driver distraction

It only takes a moment for your life to change forever. And for 28-year-old Erin that moment could have been avoided completely.

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