[LINK] Media Release: Call for Australian Standards to be free to Australian

JLWhitaker jwhit at internode.on.net
Sat Dec 1 11:07:44 AEDT 2018

On 30/11/2018 2:14 PM, Stephen Loosley wrote:
> Media Release: Call for Australian Standards to be free to Australian Businesses
> Date:  Thursday, 29 November, 2018 - 17:00
> Category: Media release
> Location: National News
> Chief Executive of the Safety Institute of Australia Mr David Clarke today labelled the prices being charged to Australian businesses to buy Australian and International Business Standards as excessive, unsustainable, and unfair to Australian business.
> Mr Clarke has urged the federal government to intervene to ensure the ending of arrangements which for years have led to unreasonably high costs to Australian businesses, and to ensure that Standards are provided to businesses free of charge.

Think it will happen? I've been saying this for years, ever since I was 
invited to provide free consultation services and then found out they 
wouldn't even give the people who contributed a copy of the final work. 
Bastards. Next invitation to me, my answer was 'no'.


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