WA Tobacco Document Searching Project (WATDSP)

The WA Tobacco Document Searching Program commenced in September 2007 with funding from the Western Australian Health Promotion Foundation, Healthway, and concluded in September 2010. The program, under the direction of Professor Mike Daube, aimed to expose the past...

Qut Outdoor Worker Sun Protection Project

Being exposed to the sun is a big health issue for workers who spend all day, every day working outside. These outdoor workers often receive a high dose of ultraviolet radiation during work hours and have a higher than average risk of skin cancer. To understand what...

Local Government Tobacco Control Grants Scheme

Supporting Local Government Tobacco Control and Compliance Activities The Tobacco Control Grants Scheme is now complete, thank you to all of the local governments who participated in this scheme. Below are a few examples of projects by Local Governments,...

Local Government Survey

Local governments were originally created to ensure the basic public health needs of communities, such as clean water and safe disposal of sewage and rubbish were met.  Local governments play a key role in setting and enforcing public health standards, monitoring and...