Submission to the Disability Royal Commission - Emergency planning and response

Last updated 10 August 2020


Date: 10 August 2020

The RACGP has provided a submission to the Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability on emergency planning and response.

The submission covers the following topics:

  • ensuring greater support for people with disability during emergencies
  • the role of GPs in supporting people with disability during emergencies
  • preventing and responding to violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation
  • communication measures to improve safety.

Read the submission

 RACGP submission - Emergency planning and response (PDF 185 KB)