Welfare

New animal welfare bill unveiled in parliament

The government’s “animal welfare action plan” – including a proposal to ban exports of live animals for slaughter and worrying new livestock legislation – was presented to parliament this week. The plans fall under the new Animal Welfare (Kept Animals) Bill which had its first reading on Tuesday, June 8. …

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Judge slams government as it approves robotic debt settlement

About $ 11,000 of that came from Felicity De Somerville, a 33-year-old mother and nursing teacher from Frankston in south-east Melbourne. In 2017, she realized that Centrelink had withdrawn what was then six months’ salary from her account without warning when she tried to pay for her one-year-old daughter’s antibiotics. …

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The penetration of digitization in healthcare and public welfare will drive the need for connected health and wellness devices in the near future

Share Tweeter Share Share E-mail The era of the digital revolution offers us the opportunity to use mechanical advancements to foster proactive ‘connected’ models of health and social consideration that are designed around the needs of the patient to work with effective administration of well-being and health throughout its lifespan. …

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Social insurance claims to be faster

TNN Mumbai: Life and general insurance companies are working to speed up claims under the Centre’s social protection schemes by moving to a straightforward process. This follows a meeting of heads of insurance companies with the Minister of Finance on Saturday to discuss claims settlements under the Pradhan Mantri Jeevan …

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