On Sunday, 28 July 2019 at 9:30 am, three MSF Gordonvale Mill workers were involved in a horrific workplace incident at Little Mulgrave in Far North Queensland, leaving one worker dead and two seriously injured.
As you may be aware, Clive Palmer has agreed to settle the dispute about Queensland Nickel on 3 August 2019, the summary of the terms of settlement including the: payment of outstanding superannuation entitlements; and any further outstanding wages owed to his employees. The funds have been...
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On behalf of the entire AWU, our hearts go out to the family, friends, and workmates of the AWU member tragically killed in Tully over the weekend. Our thoughts are also with the two cane train drivers who are also AWU members and have also been directly affected by this terrible tragedy.
The Queensland Labor Party Conference voted to stand up for workers right across Queensland by supporting the AWU's campaign for Same Job Same Pay Laws for workers in the state jurisdiction.