Unlicensed Electricians To Blame For The Death Of A Man In Sydney House Fire
You might ask “Why is this article on a plastic surgery centre’s website?”
Let us explain.
The NSW Police are currently searching for an unlicensed tradie ‘syndicate’ who are offering Sydney residents cheap wiring and unauthorised access to the electricity grid. It is suspected they are connected to the electrocution of a man on a Sydney worksite last year, and a home property fire last September.
So the question every Specialist Plastic Surgeon is asking is – why is it illegal for unlicensed tradesman to work on your house, yet it’s legal for untrained doctors to perform plastic surgery on a patient?
Click here to read the latest article from Dr Naveen Somia, President of the Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS) on the dangers with the current legislation in Australia and how regulatory changes are needed to protect patients.
To discuss your surgical options with one of our Specialist Plastic Surgeons, click here.
To read more about the differences between a Specialist Plastic Surgeon and a ‘cosmetic surgeon’, please view the following links:
- Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons – Information for Patients
- Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS) – Meaning Behind the Title ‘Specialist Plastic Surgeon’
- Assure Cosmetic Centre – Medical Advertising Overhaul Needed to Protect Patients