News

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Nov
2016

AGM 6 December 2016 - We Want You!

The Annual General Meeting will be conducted on 6 December 2016. The Executive Committee is keen for your input to ensure our excellent progress as a Chapter continues. We encourage you to consider an active role on the Executive Committee or to hear your thoughts at the AGM.

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27

Nov
2016

ICE: Some Recent Facts from the ADF

The Alcohol and Drug Foundation (formerly Australian Drug Foundation) work with the Australian community to provide evidence-based information about alcohol and drug use. Recently, the ADF updated information about “ICE” (crystalline methamphetamine) and its impact across society.

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23

Nov
2016

Security and safety

Many approaches to security also minimise exposures to “safety-related” risks and hazards. This requires security leaders to have a practical understanding of workplace health and safety and work design.

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20

Nov
2016

Victoria’s Prison Population 2005 to 2016

Those security leaders or advisors working in the criminal justice correctional environment will be interested in the recent report from the Sentencing Advisory Council, Victoria. The Council today released a new report analysing data on adults held in corrective services custody to map trends in imprisonment in Victoria.

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27

Oct
2016

Negligent Misstatements: An Employment Reference Risk

An economic or monetary loss may arise because a statement including an opinion, whether reckless or negligent from another that has been significantly relied upon. These types of case involving former employees are common in the USA and UK albeit there has been some recent activity in Australia.

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