Mount Lyell inquest: Safety manager insists abseiling fastest way to reach victims

Mount Lyell inquest: Safety manager insists abseiling fastest way to reach victims

Posted April 27, 2018 16:56:20 Photo: Phillip Kemp dismissed suggestions a ladder should have been used to reach the men. (ABC News: Rhiannon Shine) A mine safety manager has defended the response to a fatal fall at a copper mine on Tasmania’s west coast, as family members speak about the …

Malcolm Turnbull insists Coalition is still behind him after 30th Newspoll loss | Australia news

Malcolm Turnbull has said he still regrets making 30 lost Newspolls the marker to roll Tony Abbott but maintains he has the confidence of his colleagues “and no one is suggesting I don’t”. The prime minister’s detractors have been counting down to the loss of the 30th consecutive Newspoll since …

Peter Beattie insists Australian Rugby League Commission reform will go ahead

Peter Beattie insists Australian Rugby League Commission reform will go ahead

Updated March 12, 2018 17:55:17 Photo: Peter Beattie faces an uphill battle to initiate reform as the ARLC new chairman. (AAP: Brendan Esposito) Australian Rugby League Commission (ARLC) chairman Peter Beattie says he will again push for constitutional reform within a year, after three clubs voted against making immediate changes …