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33 months after a catastrophic earthquake, and over 11,000.00 quakes in total..
(YES.. OVER ELEVEN THOUSAND EARTHQUAKES IN 33 MONTHS) and the people of Canterbury New Zealand are still not able to bypass the New Zealand Earthquake Commission Bureaucracy enabling them to deal directly with their insurers.
There was no
& still is no efficient nor effective policy or procedure in place,
ensuring identification & acceptable help for victims most vulnerable
during & post natural disasters.
It is now of
grave concern to the people of Canterbury, that Human Rights boundaries have
now been excessively exceeded, as we witness our elderly dying in third world
living conditions, with no means to heat their homes, secure their homes, and
many now facing 'RED ZONE' expulsion of their homes as of July this year, with
no guarantee of replacement accommodation. There is very little &
insufficient emergency housing -/-accommodation been built since the September
This is now viewed from
many as 'Government Orchestrated Genocide of our Elderly'
family members are endlessly living in squalled, 3rd world conditions, where
black mould grows within their homes, bedrooms pool with water, sewerage
systems remain dysfunctional, doors & windows are unable to be opened -/-
shut, vital heating systems remain un-replaced, and family violence,
separations and chronic illness has now escalated in both parents and their
of Canterbury have been 'HOGTIED' by bureaucracy disabling them to deal
directly with their insurers.
been no intervention by the Government to change this policy, allowing Insured
persons to deal with their Insurance companies, and then allowing the Insurance
Companies to then 'claw back' required monies from EQC.
As a direct
result of this badly written & completely ineffective Government Policy,
many families (Thousands of people) here in Canterbury, are still, after 33
months of extreme hardship, no further ahead in their quest to regain their
lives. Still fighting bureaucracy on a daily basis, and having endured under
qualified EQC driven initial assessments from assessors employed by EQC who had
5 days training & most had not had any previous building / structural
which disarms New Zealand Citizens, HOGTYING them to Fletcher Building
contracts, must change urgently, before more elderly die, more children become
gravely ill, more families break up, violence cause by stress escalates beyond
control, and severe PTSD health issues develop in our children.. Our next