Economy

Sep 11, 2017

Shocking facts about construction worker deaths under Abbott-Turnbull govts

Are anti-red tape measures killing Australia's construction workers?

Alan Austin — Freelance journalist

Alan Austin

Freelance journalist

The recent Bureau of Statistics construction data was disastrous enough on its own. It showed building and construction investment has now declined for three financial years in a row. For the first time ever. 

When we match construction work done with fatalities in the sector, the hypocrisy and dereliction of duty of the Turnbull government reach new levels.

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