Date PostedMay 25, 2016

Retailers Shouldn’t Pay for Alcohol Violence

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While we all agree that alcohol-related violence needs to be addressed,  The President of the Liquor Stores Association New South Wales, David Reberger explained recently that there is no evidence to support the regulation of liquor retailers to reduce alcohol violence.

While speaking at the LSA NSW panel not long ago, Mr Reberger highlighted that only 12 of the 200 strikes that have been issued in the three-strike system have been issued to packaged liquor licenced venues.

He also highlighted data that proves that alcohol related domestic violence was on the decline while non-alcohol related domestic assaults are still increasing steadily.  Read more at

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Peter Cutforth is a Director at Urban E-Learning, a global elearning, OH&S training, and web strategy firm based in Little Edward St. Spring Hill, Brisbane, Australia. Urban E-Learning provides compliance related online , Distance and Face-to-Face training products in the construction, hospitality and heavy vehicle transport sectors, to name a few. Examples include the White Card Construction induction course and the RSA - Responsible Service of Alcohol course. Peter's interests extend to training, safety and compliance, online marketing, and Mobile Apps.

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