Call for financial support for thalidomide survivors

By failing to immediately recall the product, the government has a 'moral obligation' to act: Senate committee
Australian Associated Press

Australian thalidomide survivors and their families deserve a formal apology and financial support from the government, a report recommends.

A Senate committee on Friday released its final report into support for survivors of the morning sickness drug that caused birth defects in thousands of babies worldwide in the 1950s and 1960s.