Government-Funded Lead-Safety Media Campaigns

Addendum 1 – Examples of community organisations and professional bodies to run government-funded lead-safety media campaigns

Government-Funded Lead-Safety Media Campaigns @ LeadSafeWorld

The following is a list of organisations that would be suitable for lead-safety and lead-awareness media campaigns which will be required, see xiii, 1.7, 2.7 and 3.5, above.

This list serves to illustrate the point of the avenues available in disseminating this information. There is a multitude of other such organisations in all countries around the world.

Community Lead Organisations:

  • The Lead Education and Abatement Design (LEAD) Group
  • Lead Aware NZ (New Zealand)
  • LEAPP Alliance, UK – Lead Exposure and Lead Poisoning Prevention Alliance
  • Indian Society for Lead Awareness & Research (InSLAR)
  • Campaign for Lead Free Water, UK

Other Community Organisations:

  • Trade unions
  • Employer bodies
  • Organisations dealing with one or more of lead’s impacts:
    • International Network for Children’s Health, Environment and Safety (INCHES)
    • Australian Menopause Society (AMS)
    • Australian Breastfeeding Association (ABA)
    • Preeclampsia Foundation
    • Action on Pre-eclampsia
    • Heart Foundation
    • Dementia Australia
    • Fred Hollows Foundation
    • Christian Blind Mission (CBM)
    • The Bone Health Foundation
    • Royal Osteoporosis Society

Professional Bodies:

  • Medical, health, occupational health, pathology and environmental medicine associations:
    • National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (NACCHO), Australia
    • Australian Medical Association (AMA)
    • Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine (ACNEM) Inc.
    • UK Health Alliance on Climate Change
    • American College for Advancement in Medicine (ACAM)
    • Society for Orthomolecular Health Medicine (OHM)
    • World Association of Societies of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (WASPaLM)
    • American College of Eye Surgeons
    • The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO)
    • Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology (ANZSN)
    • International Society for the Study of Hypertension in Pregnancy (ISSHP)
    • International Osteoporosis Foundation
    • The UK Kidney Association
    • Australian Traditional Medicine Society (ATMS)
    • Australian Natural Therapists Association (ANTA)
    • Nutrition Society of Australia (NSA)
    • The Nutrition Society, UK
    • Australian Institute of Occupational Hygienists (AIOH)
    • New Zealand Occupational Hygienists Society (NZOHS)
    • The Australian and New Zealand Society of Occupational Medicine (ANZSOM)
    • International Maritime Health Association
  • Building, trades and engineering:
    • Australian Institute of Building Surveyors (AIBS)
    • Building Officials Institute of New Zealand (BOINZ)
    • Building Research Association of New Zealand (BRANZ)
    • Australian Dust Removalists Association (ADRA)
    • National Painting and Decorating Institute (NPDI)
    • Master Painters, Australia, New Zealand, etc
    • Painting & Decorating Association (PDA), UK
    • Master Plumbers, Australia, New Zealand, etc
    • Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors (APHC), UK
    • National Federation of Demolition Contractors (NFDC)
    • Engineers Australia (EA)
    • Institute of Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ)
    • Engineering Council, UK
  • Contaminated land:
    • Cooperative Research Centre for Contamination Assessment and Remediation of the Environment (crcCARE)
    • Association of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Specialists (AGS)
    • Australasian Land & Groundwater Association (ALGA)
  • Shooters (professional and hobbyists):
    • Sporting Shooters’ Association of Australia (SSAA)
    • Sporting Shooters’ Association of New Zealand (SSANZ)
    • National Rifle Association (NRA), US
  • Others (professionals and hobbyists):
    • The New Zealand Sport Fishing Council (NZSFC)
    • British Society of Master Glass Painters’ (BSMGP)
    • The Stained Glass Association of America
    • New Zealand Society of Artists in Glass (NZSAG) Ltd
    • The Australian Association of Glass Artists (Ausglass) Ltd
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