Dead Tired Doctors

TO THE QUEENSLAND GOVERNMENT Queensland public hospital doctors are forced to work while dangerously fatigued - sometimes up to 72 hours without a break. This leads to impaired judgement, medication errors and surgical mistakes. Stop risking lives. We the undersigned request that the Queensland Government act now to guarantee 12 hour shifts for Queensland hospital doctors, 10 hours continuous break between shifts and a transparent and enforceable system to prove that this is happening.


Salaried Doctors Queensland represent Queensland hospital doctors who are forced to work while dangerously fatigued. To read more about how you can speak up and make the State Government stop risking lives go to

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