Latest News and Media Releases
- Mr Fluffy explainer: Asbestos taskforce details compensation scheme for Canberra homeowners
The ACT Asbestos Taskforce has given details of a new buyback and demolition scheme, as Canberra homeowners affected by the Mr Fluffy crisis face difficult decisions about their next steps.
Posted 29 October 2014
- Mr Fluffy clean up: Federal Government announces contribution
Employment Minister Eric Abetz and ACT Chief Minister Katy Gallagher have announced the Commonwealth contribution to the ongoing Mr Fluffy asbestos saga in an in-principle agreement.
Posted 28 October 2014
- Reforms Reinforce Primacy Of Safety On Building Sites
Reforms announced by the Government to rebalance and fine-tune safety regulations in the building and construction industry will lead to better safety outcomes.
Posted 23 October 2014
- CFMEU recalled for hearings Thursday-Friday this week
This Thursday and Friday 23-24 October 2015, the Royal Commission will call several witnesses from Cbus and the CFMEU to give further evidence – see below. Underworld figure Mr George Alex has also been called for a date yet to be disclosed, after he was previously granted a postponement on medical grounds.
Posted 22 October 2014