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The Effects of Alcohol Abuse on Business

An article by Mitrefinch Australia for the Ferret website spells out the adverse effects of alcohol abuse on business. Quoting data from Drug Info Australia, the article states that the losses suffered by Australian businesses from lost productivity due to drug and alcohol abuse is pegged at $6 billion a year. It also says that…

Expand Lockout Laws, Says Hospital Exec

The lockout laws that were implemented in Sydney in June 2014 to curb alcohol-related violence in the city’s hotspots have proven effective, and it’s about time they were expanded to benefit other NSW communities experiencing similar problems, says St. Vincent’s Hospital CEO Toby Hall in an article for The Daily Telegraph.