It’s topical at the moment – domestic violence in Australia

10th May 2017 •   posted in

domestic violence

With the revamped Australian citizenship test in the news recently it has highlighted that politicians consider Australian values include not tolerating domestic violence, yet the statistics show otherwise. Australian Bureau of Statistics data shows one in three women have experienced physical and/or sexual violence perpetrated by someone known to the, one in five women over Read more..

Watch your step, drinkers!

22nd March 2017 •   posted in

non-violence related injuries

We know alcohol related injuries worldwide account for more than a third of the burden of disease associated with alcohol, a recent study in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health examined the demographics and substance use of patrons of Australian night time entertainment districts who have non-violent alcohol related injuries.  These injuries Read more..