Volunteer health compensation under fire

Volunteer firefighters dedicate their time to protecting local communities, and are relied upon in regional areas.

  Volunteer firies are used to battling blazes, but when it comes to equal compensation they have a bigger fight to win. Proposed amendments by the Labor government to the Workers’ Compensation Act would require volunteer firefighters to attend 150 fires over a five-year period before … [Read more...]

Your 2015 State Election Candidates

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Lawrence Springborg is the local state LNP Member for Southern Downs and the Minister for Health. Having cemented a reputation as a local leader and local champion for Southern Downs, Lawrence knows the issues facing our community. At 46 years old, Lawrence has lived and worked his life in … [Read more...]