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IPEd Strategic Plan

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IPEd Conference

Congratulations and thank you to Editors Queensland for organising a fantastic Brisbane conference. Our next conference for the love of words ... will be hosted by Editors Victoria in Melbourne in May 2019. More information coming soon.

Spelling matters!

Posted on: 19 September 2011

As editors, we are well aware of the importance of correct spelling, but here's a bit of extra evidence on the matter.

Late evening on Thursday 15 September, chemicals stored at the premises of Energy Services Invironmental [sic] in Mitchell, a Canberra industrial suburb, caught fire and began exploding, sending thick, potentially toxic smoke into the air. In the wee small hours of Friday morning, the emergency services agency therefore sent an SMS alert to people living in surrounding suburbs, warning them to stay indoors. Because of the atrocious spelling errors in the message (see image attached), it was, apparently, treated as a hoax by many recipients.  

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