Monthly Archives: October 2011

Fiery Sydney riot warning dismissed as “unrealistic”

Crisis preparedness is not just about identifying potential risks.¬† It demands that concern gets turned into action. Too often the problem is not a lack of information, but a lack of imagination and initiative. This failure was highlighted last week … Continue reading

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My mum the health risk expert

Worried mothers and helpless babies are two potent symbols when it comes to raising the latest health scare. So how should companies and regulators respond when faced with risk allegations about yet another product? The most recent story began¬†two weeks … Continue reading

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