thechristchurchfiasco

"Shifting the Balance of Power in the insurance industry – back to the policyholders! "

What have we learned from disaster thus far? Guest Post by Sleazkey

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thechristchurchfiasco

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I do not consider myself to be a conspiracy theorist but I do think that we can all put two and two together when faced with clear evidence.   So let’s have a brief précis of the evidence which emerged (and continues to emerge) following the Canterbury Earthquakes:

First-up, Government established an almost totalitarian regime for management of the City.  Even the constitutional lawyers were shocked.

One man was given draconian powers and the Bi-partisan opposition appears complicit with the exception of a few locally involved politicians – who were summarily demoted for their efforts.

The People and the suburbs have been largely ignored and left to fend for themselves against both Government and the insurance corporates.

CERA was created to stand between the Government and the people – but in reality, it is just a government department with no checks or balances.  It ignored…

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Author: Sarah Miles

Trained as a lawyer, psychotherapist and mediator. My goal is to make my voice heard for the causes in which I believe so as to improve and contribute to a more sustainable and equitable society. I believe in the enormous power of the human spirit and the power within each of us to effect major change. "The only triumph over evil is for good men [and women] to do nothing". https://thechristchurchfiasco.wordpress.com/

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