What the stoush between the federal government and the CFMMEU is really about (spoiler: there’s an election coming)

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Pay gap, lack of advancement forcing women out of STEM careers: Study 2018-09-24 [The New Daily]

Australian Capital Territory Seven in ten working women aged under 25 have experienced wage theft: UnionsACT report 2018-09-24 [Unions ACT]

Australian Capital Territory Vigil for victims of gender-based violence 2018-09-24 [Unions ACT]

Victoria Nine Safety Incidents In Two Weeks At VICT Terminal Leaves Workers On Edge 2018-09-24 [MUA]

FSU’s Workplace Culture Survey 2018 is Now Open 2018-09-24 [FSU]

A fundamental cornerstone 2018-09-24 [AEU]

Gender pay gap announcement a good first step 2018-09-24 [ACTU]

EnergyAustralia casual workers win $5m in backpay 2018-09-24 [The Australian]

What the stoush between the federal government and the CFMMEU is really about (spoiler: there’s an election coming) 2018-09-24 [The Conversation]

Victoria State to probe gig economy in support of workers 2018-09-24 [ZDNet]

CFMEU warns employers to cut a deal in casual worker war 2018-09-24 [The Financial Review]

Call For Companies To Be Forced To Reveal Gender Pay Gaps 2018-09-23 [Ten Daily]

Young workers want better health and wellness benefits 2018-09-22 [HRD]

Young women more likely to be exploited at work than men: report 2018-09-22 [The Times]

Australian Capital Territory UnionsACT congratulates ACT Government for supporting the nuclear prohibition treaty and ICAN 2018-09-21 [Unions ACT]

The TWU is calling for reforms to be urgently implemented to address the thousands of on-demand workers being ripped off on a daily basis 2018-09-21 [TWU]

Unions Call for MP's to Support Special Enquiry into Wage Theft 2018-09-21 [SA Unions]

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan addresses rally over local weather forecasting cuts 2018-09-21 [CPSU]

Matildas duo flying flag for Thorns in NWSL Championship 2018-09-21 [APFA]

Morrison govt funding deal abandons 2.5 million public school students 2018-09-21 [AEU]

Morrison must deliver fair funding to public schools 2018-09-21 [ACTU]

ACTU helping people share their stories for sexual harassment inquiry 2018-09-21 [ACTU]

Morrison allows NewStart to go backwards, punishing the most vulnerable 2018-09-21 [ACTU]

The risks of having an OHS policy 2018-09-21 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

HR and OHS need to be playmates now more than ever 2018-09-20 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Contractors to be face-to-face with Centrelink customers in new trial 2018-09-20 [The Morning Herald]

'Future of Work' inquiry calls for review of casual, gig workers 2018-09-20 [The Morning Herald]

Workplace law changes floated by inquiry 2018-09-20 [The News]

 VIDEO  Is it worth being in a union? 2018-09-20 [ABC]

The jury remains out on standing desks but maybe we are asking the wrong questions 2018-09-19 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Long overdue super reforms will change lives but should not be delayed 2018-09-19 [ASU]

Fair Work Commission approves your Jetstar/ASU Agreement 2018 2018-09-19 [ASU]

Managing cyber safety 2018-09-19 [AEU]

O’Dwyer’s platitudes, slogans and tired stereotypes can’t mask policy failure 2018-09-19 [ACTU]

Insecure work in healthcare and social assistance hurting workers, patients, residents 2018-09-19 [ACTU]

Melbourne Institute finds ‘Enterprise bargaining is not delivering’ 2018-09-19 [ACTU]

Queensland Tragic end for union hero involved in Brisbane’s Black Friday 2018-09-19 [The Courier-Mail]

Queensland Delay risk for Metronet train deliveries as Queensland workers strike 2018-09-19 [The Age]

Worker future bleak without action: report 2018-09-19 [News.com]

Tasmania Mother, 23, is a beacon of female success in a male-dominated world 2018-09-19 [9 News]

Comcare Conference raises good questions 2018-09-18 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

An OHS-based investigation of suicides should identify new control options 2018-09-18 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Aged care regulators need injection from Government, not more cuts 2018-09-18 [CPSU]

New Canon EBA negotiations about to commence 2018-09-18 [ASU]

The elderly deserve so much better. And they deserve it now 2018-09-18 [ANMF]

County needs a pay rise – there’s no way around it 2018-09-18 [ACTU]

BOQ EB: What are you worth? 2018-09-17 [FSU]

Sally McManus to address QANTAS workers saying NO to ‘bonus’ tied to signing off new agreements 2018-09-17 [ASU]

Better staffing can stop the suffering in nursing homes 2018-09-17 [ANMF]

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