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Format: 27/06/2019
Format: 27/06/2019
MHPS is using an administrative error of the Fair Work Commission to ram through a new Agreement to reduce the pay and conditions for their employees. The company is doing this at a time when many of their employees will not be eligible to have a say by taking part in the ballot process. AWU...
Queensland Government's new industrial manslaughter laws The AWU strongly believes workers have the right to a safe workplace. That's why we'd lobbied hard for the new workplace safety laws which includes the new industrial manslaughter criminal offence which came into effect in October - new laws...
The AWU Queensland Acting Secretary Steve Baker said the Union is deeply saddened to hear of the tragic news of the death of a Traffic Controller who was killed while working on the Fulton Hogan Seymour Whyte Joint Venture - Bruce Highway Upgrade Project – Caloundra Road to Sunshine Motorway –...
We've had some great wins in the past month in a number of important areas for members. State and Local Government Awards On 1st September, the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission brought down a decision in the State Wage Case 2017 to increase Awards by 3.3% - the biggest in a decade. Your...
Australian Workers’ Union Queensland has previously condemned the FairWork Commission’s move to slash Sunday and public holiday penalty rate loading to employees in hospitality, retail, hair and beauty, and pharmacy sectors as a devastating outcome for workers. “The FairWork Commission’s decision...