Duty First or Duty of Care

Peter Adamis 15 June 2014.  At the present moment, the Australian Defence is undergoing enormous reviews and changes of paradigms of a bygone era.  Changes such as addressing the gender issue, workplace cultures and the discrimination and harassment matters that have been dogging many of the current leaders. A copy of the article may be downloaded by clicking on: DUTY FIRST…

Australian Defence Force mental health & well being study

Photo courtesy Ben Quilty. The ADF studied the prevalence rates of the most common mental disorders, optimal cut-offs for relevant mental health measures, and the impact of occupational stressors.  ADF prevalence rates were compared to an Australian sample matched for age, sex and employment. Nearly 49% of ADF current serving members participated in the study between  April 2010 and January 2011.…

Hans Fleer

I wrote the attached article with the support and advice from Mick Angell, Bill Cane & Gary Adams (A company 1969/70).  As the Acoy Representative for the 6 RAR Association, it was customary to provide a representative on behalf of the Association.  A copy of the completed article may be downloaded by clicking on: FLEER Johannes On the day, the church…