Global turmoil spreads to ICTSI flagship terminal in Australia

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Penalty rate cut fails to stimulate jobs, survey shows 2017-12-15 [Fairfax Media]

Global turmoil spreads to ICTSI flagship terminal in Australia For more info 2017-12-15 [Justice for Dock Workers]

New South Wales Half of all NSW workers are being encouraged to take time off over Christmas 2017-12-14 [Illawarra Mercury]

Victoria Webb Dock blockade continues, gathers momentum despite court ruling 2017-12-14 [SBS]

'People throw food at me': Retail workers speak out to stop abuse from customers 2017-12-14 [SBS]

The case for paid domestic violence leave: ‘It’s overdue and life-saving’ 2017-12-14 [Women’s Agenda]

Queensland Questions already over new LNP leaders economic credentials 2017-12-14 [QCU]

Northern Territory Rogue Darwin mango trader fined for paying backpacker workers as little as $2.68 an hour 2017-12-14 [ABC]

Northern Territory Court fines ‘rogue operator’ $25,000 for exploiting mango pickers near Darwin 2017-12-14 [NT News ]

Huge Campaign Launched To Fight Abuse Of Retail & Fast-Food Workers 2017-12-14 [Pedestrian TV]

New Australian campaign launched to stop abuse being hurled at retail and fast food workers 2017-12-14 [News.com.au]

Retail workers campaign against abuse from customers 2017-12-14 [Fairfax Media]

South Australia Prosegur lockout begins for Sth Australia cash delivery workers 2017-12-14 [TWU]

No one deserves a serve. SDA launches national campaign to stop abuse of retail and fast food workers this Xmas 2017-12-14 [SDA Union]

New South Wales Unions Protest Outside Turnbull Appearance on QandA 2017-12-14 [MUA]

Western Australia Senator Cash contoversity media man lands new job in the West 2017-12-14 [The Australian ]

New South Wales Day in the life of a paramedic: why government must support training for emergency workers 2017-12-14 [Fairfax Media]

New South Wales Cleaners deserve jobs we can count on! 2017-12-14 [United Voice NSW]

Low wage rises have become routine. Here's why 2017-12-14 [Fairfax Media]

Victoria Police urged to intervene as union picket defies court orders 2017-12-14 [AFR]

Australian Capital Territory Heatwave to grip Canberra as builders will play it safe by cooling off 2017-12-13 [Fairfax Media]

Western Australia Dark Day For WA Education Not Easily Forgotten 2017-12-13 [CPSU/CSA]

South Australia ATMs could dry up in SA as industrial action between Transport Workers Union and Prosegur escalates 2017-12-13 [The Advertiser]

South Australia It Could Be A Cashless Christmas In SA ATMs expected to dry up 2017-12-13 [HIT FM]

Queensland Pressure mounts for 10 days paid domestic violence leave 2017-12-13 [QNMU]

New guide for managing heat in the workplace released 2017-12-13 [OHS News]

Prawn Inquiry underlines impact of BioSecurity budget cuts 2017-12-13 [CPSU]

New South Wales AGL Liddell plan ensures job security for over 300 workers 2017-12-13 [CFMEU Mining and Energy]

New South Wales Glencore says enterprise agreements reached at all Hunter mine sites 2017-12-13 [Newcastle Herald]

New South Wales CFMEU tells members if they receive workers compo letter saying benefits being cut off In December CONTACT A LAWYER 2017-12-13 [CFMEU NSW]

Australian Capital Territory UnionsACT calls for vigilance and increased Worksafe inspections during heatwaves 2017-12-13 [Unions ACT]

Suicide and OHS media campaigns should achieve tangible outcomes 2017-12-13 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Action demanded on sexual harassment in the entertainment industry 2017-12-13 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Back Pay on the Way for FSU members who stood together 2017-12-13 [FSU]

New South Wales 7,000 school cleaners forced to reapply for their jobs 2017-12-13 [2GB ]

Victoria Union leaders banned from port picket line in rare court ruling 2017-12-13 [Fairfax Media ]

New South Wales Political party, leader fined $81,000 for short-changing workers 2017-12-13 [Fairfax Media ]

Managing and working in high temperatures 2017-12-13 [ASU Victoria ]

South Australia No Xmas ATM cash for Adelaide shoppers 2017-12-12 [AAP]

Northern Territory What was th Darwin Rebellion? 2017-12-12 [ABC]

Victoria Statement from Luke Hilakari regarding VICT 2017-12-12 [VTHC]

Queensland Save Xmas for the Oaky North mining families 2017-12-12 [CFMEU Mining and Energy]

Number of overfunded private schools set to double while disadvantaged students miss out 2017-12-12 [NSW Teachers Federation ]

Queensland CFMEU slams Qld cabinet as it's sworn in 2017-12-12 [AAP]

Victoria Court orders end to Webb Dock dispute 2017-12-12 [SBS]

Victoria MUA outsourced Webb Dock dispute to other unions - Supreme Court claims 2017-12-12 [The Australian ]

Victoria Court orders unions to stop blockading Melbourne port as 1,000 containers remain stranded 2017-12-12 [ABC]

Queensland Anglo American unfairly dismissed miner over sexual harassment claims 2017-12-12 [AFR]

From unwanted advances to being underpaid: Hospitality workers welcome boss rating app 2017-12-12 [SBS]

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This month in labour history

17-12-1918 A march of members of the Australian Workers Union forces the resignation of the Administrator of the Northern Territory, John Gilruth. [more]

23-12-1928 An industrial court decides that timber workers must increase their weekly working hours from 44 to 48, a decision that sparks a 6 month long strike. [more]