Queensland Lock-out fuels fears of workforce 'casualisation'

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Woolworths faces wave of warehouse strikes over pay and job security 2017-10-22 [The Morning Herald]

Disability claims boost private school funding at expense of public schools 2017-10-20 [Education International]

Queensland Lock-out fuels fears of workforce 'casualisation' 2017-10-20 [CQNews]

Unions vow to turn up the heat on Streets Ice Cream 2017-10-20 [The Australian]

Courts Management rejects conciliation - time to strike 2017-10-20 [CPSU]


Federal Court staff to strike for first time over industrial dispute 2017-10-20 [Fairfax Media]

Australian Capital Territory WorkSafe drop Gungahlin Drive Extension bridge collapse prosecution 2017-10-20 [Fairfax Media]

National Disgrace: LNP force Holden to close after 150 years 2017-10-20 [ACTU]

Senator Cash trying to get control over union 'rivers of gold' 2017-10-19 [The Australian ]

South Australia Tears will flow over Holden closure on Friday,:AMWU 2017-10-19 [AAP]

Independent unions challenge the zero rights regime at Coca-Cola Amatil Indonesia 2017-10-19 [IUF Global Union]

Aviation company trying to defend appalling work conditions that leave staff sleeping at airports 2017-10-19 [ACTU]

Landmark casual conversion case challenges increasing precarious work 2017-10-18 [Hall Payne Lawyers]

Labor vows to close gender pay gap if elected 2017-10-18 [Guardian Australia ]

Victoria UGL workers fight back against corporate greed 2017-10-18 [AWU]

Tasmania Another attack on champions of the battlers 2017-10-18 [Hobart Mercury]

Queensland Unions begin their campaign to help Bundaberg MP 2017-10-18 [News-Mail]

Queensland Missing trawler crew have ‘best shot at survival due to experience’ 2017-10-18 [The New Daily]

Tasmania Murray Goulburn's Edith Creek site has 'genuinely interested' buyer promising local jobs 2017-10-18 [ABC]

Tougher fines for sympathy strikes dropped 2017-10-18 [AAP]

South Australia Radiology services to be kept in public hands 2017-10-18 [Professionals Australia ]

Commissioner’s surprise announcement 2017-10-18 [ASU Tax]

Courts CPSU members to walk off the job Friday 2017-10-18 [CPSU]

Northern Territory Inpex workers win big in pay battle 2017-10-18 [NT News]

Labor to change the rules on sham agreements 2017-10-18 [ACTU]

New South Wales Staff to strike across NSW universities 2017-10-18 [NTEU]

Victoria NTEU National Council condemns targeting of VU Branch officers in sackings 2017-10-18 [NTEU]

The future of OHS under the Australian Labor Party 2017-10-18 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Labor's industrial relations pitch: crackdown on 'sham' agreements 2017-10-18 [Guardian Australia]

New South Wales What you need to know for this Thursday’s UTS strike 2017-10-18 [NTEU NSW]

Victoria Sex harassment report author was driven from the CFA by bullies 2017-10-18 [Fairfax Media]

' National Energy Guarantee' puts politics over workers, environment 2017-10-18 [ACTU]

Working visa changes must fix broken system 2017-10-18 [ACTU]

Victoria Illegal worker amnesty: Unions AWU and NUW back farmer bid 2017-10-18 [Weekly Times]

Queensland 'Worst days on the job': Six men still lost at sea 2017-10-17 [Gladstone Observer]

Western Australia Joe McDonald hangs up his braces 2017-10-17 [CFMEU]

Toll Transport fined over refusing casual conversion in precedent case i 2017-10-17 [AFR]

Toll loses casual conversion case.Worker found to have had right to full-time permanency 2017-10-17 [ATN]

Cross-bench unites to oppose anti-democratic Ensuring Integrity bill 2017-10-17 [ACTU]

New South Wales John Hunter Hospital nurses and midwives put patient safety first 2017-10-17 [NSW Nurses and Midwives Association]

New South Wales John Hunter nurses and midwives vote to introduce industrial bans 2017-10-17 [Newcastle Herald]

Australian Capital Territory APS job churn sees ACT with highest rates of non-permanent employees 2017-10-17 [Fairfax Media]

Victoria State Government faces pressure over disability privatisation fears 2017-10-17 [Melbourne Herald-Sun]

Victoria Disability workers will campaign in Northcote against Andrew Government privatisation plans 2017-10-17 [HACSU]

Victoria 'It's not a privilege to park': Shopping centre workers furious over new paid parking rules 2017-10-17 [7 News]

Victoria Women heckled, bullied in toxic culture of 'CFA boys club' 2017-10-17 [ABC]

Northern Territory Much loved Darwin tradie Damien Kyle-Little, 43, fell from 73m tower near Daly River after climbing without a harness, Northern Territory Coronial Inquest hears 2017-10-17 [NT News]

Queensland Unions warn Gold Coast City Council stop work strikes could continue until Christmas 2017-10-17 [Gold Coast Bulletin]

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