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Format: 09/12/2019
Format: 09/12/2019
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...
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 –...
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...
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...
Welcome to the December eWorker As 2017 draws to a close, we reflect on some of the significant events and issues over the past year. Earlier in the year, a great number of AWU members and their families once again proudly marched to celebrate the achievements of working people at more than a dozen...