Safety First

The work health and safety management system at Alinea has been recognised by Industrial Foundation for Accident Prevention (IFAP) as Platinum level for 2018-2019. We have maintained Platinum status for 3 years.   Some projects conducted last year across the organisation included:  Training management staff on the legal requirements of work health and safety.  Staff well-being…

Enriching Lives

The former Spine and Limb Foundation continues to enrich lives as it moves to unite its wide range of services under a new name, Alinea. The former Spine and Limb Foundation, as an amalgamation of the Paraplegic-Quadriplegic and Civilian Maimed and Limbless Associations of Western Australia, has been a recognisable name in the community since…

The Thrill of the Hunt 

Despite the bitter cold and drizzling morning weather on Sunday the 30th of June, people from all over Perth came in droves to queue up outside the ParaQuad Industries’ Hall. You could feel the excitement with lots of familiar faces amongst the crowd. One thing everyone had in common; they were all ready and eager to scout out all the amazing bargains curated inside. After weeks of preparation and the…

In Support of a Paradigm Shift

paradigm shift. noun. a set of assumptions that explain the way a particular subject is understood.  A paradigm shift occurs when one paradigm loses its influence and another takes over. For example, the prevailing paradigm concerning our universe was for centuries that the sun revolved around the earth (the geocentric paradigm) and this gave rise to maxims such…