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New Case In Toowoomba

New Case In Toowoomba

The Darling Downs Health Service reported one new confirmed case of COVID-19 at the weekend, taking the Queensland total since the pandemic began to 1085.

Qld Health Issues Alert

Qld Health Issues Alert

Queensland Health has issued a Public Health Alert in relation to the three latest confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the State.

Beware Of Fake Masks: WorkCover

Beware Of Fake Masks: WorkCover

Tradies have been warned that fake half-face disposable respirators have been sold in Australia which may not protect them against hazardous dusts and chemicals.

Which Face Mask Works Best?

Which Face Mask Works Best?

If you’re not sure whether wearing a face mask is worth it, or you need to wear a mask but are unsure which type, new research should help you decide.

AgForce Calls For Action On Q Fever

AgForce Calls For Action On Q Fever

AgForce is calling on the State Government to improve access to the vaccine for Q Fever, an infectious disease that can cause significant lifelong health issues for farm workers and abattoir employees.

Vision Loss Added To Parking Permits

Vision Loss Added To Parking Permits

Queenslanders with vision loss will be eligible for disability parking permits for the first time after the State Government passed major legislative reforms this week.

False Names Risk Big Fines

False Names Risk Big Fines

Customers who provide false contact details at venues – part of COVID Safe reopening directions – are putting the health of other Queenslanders at risk – and risking a large fine.

Petition Calls For Cancer Nurse

Petition Calls For Cancer Nurse

A petition calling for the appointment of a Specialist Cancer Nurse in the South Burnett is being supported by Member for Nanango, Deb Frecklington.

RADAC Seeks Nominations

RADAC Seeks Nominations

Toowoomba Regional Council is seeking nominations to fill 13 positions for the new term of the Regional Access and Disability Advisory Committee (RADAC).