New exemptions in Queensland helmet laws said to be a back-pedal in safety

MATT HARDIE Wherever cycling is present, there is frequent debate over when and where riders feel it necessary to wear a helmet. Whether it is riding for leisure, competition or transport, some see the use of a helmet as basic safety or legal … [Read more...]

Keelty Review to see major changes to Queensland’s emergency services

PHILLIP HARSANT The “Red Room”, Queensland’s Legislative Council Chamber was the venue chosen for Premier Campbell Newman’s release of the state's review into emergency services completed by former Federal Police Commissioner Mick Keelty. Red … [Read more...]