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Today's news - New South Wales

Merivale staff seek to kill off WorkChoices-era pay agreement over weekend penalty rates 2018-11-12 [ABC]

Hillside bus services resume amid strike action that caused lengthy delays for commuters 2018-11-08 [News.com]

Google staff walkout in Sydney over sexual harassment 2018-11-02 [The Financial Review]

Sydney ferry strike: Delays expected for some commuters 2018-10-31 [9 News]

Strike action planned at Bindaree Beef 2018-10-23 [The Argus]

Workers are on indefinite strike at Singleton's Boom Logistics' depot 2018-10-19 [The Argus]

New OHS toolkit for small business 2018-10-03 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Union figure resigns from ALP 2018-09-17 [Newcastle Herald]

Traffic chaos in Sydney's west as bus drivers walk off the job during peak hour periods in the morning and afternoon to protest pay conditions 2018-09-11 [The Daily Mail]

Sydney Metro rail accident: worker in hospital after falling eight metres 2018-09-11 [The Australian]

Free Bus Trips In Western Sydney Today 2018-09-07 [Triple M]

Unions protest against ABCC in Sydney 2018-09-06 [The Times]

Hunter workers join national campaign against Coalition industrial relations 2018-09-06 [The Herald]

 VIDEO Thousands of families to be affected by childcare strike 2018-09-04 [News.com]

Racing threat to lock out workers over strike threat to richest race 2018-09-03 [The Australian]

Man Dies As Mob Attacks Paramedics: Union 2018-09-02 [Ten Daily]

Workers at Port Kembla company vote to take indefinite strike action 2018-08-29 [Illawarra Mercury]

Riverina Electrical Trades Union members come together to change broken workplace laws 2018-08-23 [The Area News]

Union boss Sheldon eyes NSW Senate seat 2018-08-13 [The News]

Union members come together in Dubbo to change broken workplace laws 2018-08-04 [The Daily Liberal]

Unions call for Foodora compensation fund 2018-08-03 [SBS]

BlueScope workers weigh strike action 2018-08-02 [The Australian]

Port Kembla steelworkers to consider going on strike 2018-08-02 [The Mercury]

Electrical Trade Union kicks off Change the Rules campaign 2018-07-30 [The Times]

ACTU-inspired Change the Rules campaign wants fairness in industrial relations 2018-07-30 [The Gazette]

Appin miners union cranky over executive bonuses 2018-07-29 [The Mercury]

South32 locks out safety staff on eve of anniversary of Appin disaster 2018-07-25 [ACTU]

Rail maintenance workers walk off the job over breakdown in wage negotiations 2018-07-23 [ABC]

No holiday pay for 80% of workers on Pacific Highway upgrade 2018-07-22 [The Examiner]

New appointments to the NSW Industrial Relations Commission 2018-07-22 [The Morning Herald]

'Won't exactly be smooth sailing': Union strife deepens on $6.7b tunnel 2018-07-20 [The Morning Herald]

Shoalhaven sewage project a real stinker for workers 2018-07-04 [The Register]

Police union backs toughening of child neglect sentences after Wollongong 'house of horrors' case 2018-06-11 [The Mercury]

SafeWork inspects Botany chemical plant after employees locked out 2018-05-29 [The Morning Herald]

Hundreds of Sydney nurses to strike after claims they've been transferred into jobs they're not qualified for 2018-04-28 [The Daily Mail]

Prison strike spreads across NSW as officers protest work conditions 2018-04-13 [The News]

Quaking in fear: Union says miners ‘have concerns about safety’ 2018-03-11 [The Central Western Daily]

BlueScope workers owed ‘millions’ in super back-pay: Australian Workers Union 2018-02-16 [Illawarra Mercury]

Thousands of NSW school cleaners have a win in fight for job security 2018-02-11 [SMH]

Sydney train workers offered 3pc pay rise as part of new offer put to rail union 2018-02-08 [ABC]

State Government in hot seat over priorities: classroom conditions versus stadiums 2018-01-31 [NSW Teachers Federation ]

Uber and taxi levy will do nothing to help cabbies' 'ghastly predicament', says ex-driver 2018-01-31 [ABC]

Sydney Trains Can Silence Its Workers But It Can't Silence Social Media 2018-01-31 [BuzzFeed]

Reminder: industrial action suspended for six weeks 2018-01-29 [RTBU]

Sydney train strike stopped: Fair Work Commission blocks union action 2018-01-25 [The Guardian]

Sydney Rail Strike:Unfair restrictions placed on right to strike 2018-01-25 [ETU NSW ]

After Fair Work Commission ruling RTBU suspends all industrial action. 2018-01-25 [RTBU]

Sydney train strike stopped: Fair Work blocks union action 2018-01-25 [Guardian Australia]

Fair Work Commission orders NSW rail workers to abandon 24-hour strike 2018-01-25 [Fairfax Media ]

Sydney train strike ruled out by Fair Work Commission, overtime ban continues until 6pm 2018-01-25 [ABC]

This month in labour history

1-11-1923 Police in Melbourne strike against the use of labour spies? [more]

2-11-1928 Police fire on striking dock workers in Melbourne, killing one man. [more]

4-11-1908 Sydney's rockchoppers vow to continue their strike "so long as one single member of the union remains in gaol." [more]

5-11-1890 Miners in Newcastle are the last New South Wales workers to return to work after the Great Strike. [more]

29-11-1849 Chartist leader William Cuffay arrives in Australia, having been transported from Britain after his treason trial [more]