Regional safety plea

A REGIONAL timber workers union leader has called for the establishment of an independent safety commissioner and mandatory coronial inquests into deaths at work. The push […]

Treasurer makes deregulation pledge

TREASURER Rob Lucas has pledged to continue to campaign against the state’s “archaic, confusing and shambolic” shop trading laws despite last week’s overwhelming upper house defeat. […]

Mill fire raises alarm

THE timber workers union has sounded an alarm over what it claims is falling safety standards for workers following a three-storey blaze at a regional mill. […]

Millicent business trade in doubt

SUNDAY trading could be a thing of the past following claims by Treasurer Rob Lucas Millicent IGA is not meeting the requirements of the state’s current retail hour legislation. A recent audit undertaken[…]

Trade breach review

A MILLICENT business has denied claims of illegitimately trading on Sundays as the State Liberal Government has highlighted a regional supermarket as opening unlawfully “for many years” before rearranging fridges in order to continue trading.[…]

Asbestos removal ban

A MOUNT Gambier contractor removing asbestos materials from the Millicent Swimming Lake kiosk without the correct licence has been issued a prohibition notice by SafeWork SA.[…]