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RSA Sydney: Reasons to Get Yours

NSW towns Fighting Alcohol Abuse The NSW towns of Parkes and Forbes are apparently winning the fight over alcohol induced crime due to a ground breaking new research project. The 5 year Alcohol Action in Rural Communities (AARC) project tested

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NSW RSA Online News: Man jailed over alcohol-fuelled fatal stabbing

Source: Alan Cleaver Yet another alcohol fuelled crime has come to light, although it happened 2 years ago, it is still a shocking reminder of what substance abuse can lead to. A man has been jailed for 16 years following

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3 Strikes Register Gets New Additions

Five venues added to ‘3 Strikes’ register Five more venues have had their name added to the 3 strikes register in NSW after police inspections discovered them operating outside their authorized trading restrictions. Each venue received a fine of $1100 and were

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Consequences of Getting Drunk

Source: Marc Nozell Alcohol is an excellent relaxer in social settings and when consumed in moderation can enhance a partying experience, however because of alcohol’s effects on the central nervous system, these immediate effects such as relaxation are often counteracted

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Refreshing Alcoholic Tea for Summer

Summer weather calls for some refreshing cocktails to escape the heat. Bartenders can expand their repertoire by designing their own signature cocktails. Start off with your favorite tea and then add whatever alcohol you like. Rum is always a good idea because

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Responsible Alcohol Servers Always Ask for Proof

Source: James Emery Never before has serving alcohol to minors been such a contentious issue as it is today. This is partly because parents and retail liquor outlets have been making it easy for underage youth to obtain alcohol which

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Article Posts for Week Ending November 23,2012

Here is a list of the articles posted on our blog this last week: EASY 3: Hospitality and Restaurant Episode 9 Responsible Service of Alcohol Update: Risk of Serving Drunk Patrons

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Responsible Service of Alcohol Update: Police Crackdown on Sydney Hotspots

Police swarm Sydney nightspots Sydney has been plagued by a number of alcohol induced violent crimes this year which have caught the attention of the country. Now Sydney police are doing something about the alcohol related crime in the CBD

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How to Recognise the Signs of Over Intoxication

Part of alcohol server’s responsibility is to recognise patrons that are unduly intoxicated and deny them service of alcohol. But recognising these people can be tricky. You should look at a patron’s physical characteristics in order to deduce their state

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Responsible Service of Alcohol Certificate for NSW residents

According to national legislation, licensees, serving and security staff must undergo mandatory Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) training. Luckily, the OLGR NSW (the Office of Liquor, Gaming and Racing) has approved an online RSA course which is recognised in NSW.

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