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Mould expert bullied at Nauru detention

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The microbiologist who inspected mouldy facilities at the Nauru detention centre became sick after he was told he couldn't wear his protective goggles and suit for fear of inciting a riot among asylum seekers.

Then-detention centre operator Transfield (now Broadspectrum) commissioned Cameron Jones to travel to Nauru in October 2014 to conduct on-site scientific tests in the tents and new modular buildings.

Dr Jones has now broken his silence about his time on Nauru.The microbiologist sent to inspect facilities at the Nauru detention centre was forbidden from wearing full protective gear and became ill from mould exposure. Read the full article here

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