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Today's news - New South Wales

Maritime workers rally at Carrington 2017-07-25 [Newcastle Herald]

OHS and Murder 2017-07-17 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

NSW Minister should take the tough decision on quad bike safety 2017-07-24 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

AWU National Secretary calls for more respect for road workers after shocking car accident in the workplace 2017-07-21 [Channel 9]

The Great Strike -Centenary Dinner 2017-07-21 [Unions NSW ]

Mum's advice helps CFMEU official to grow up 2017-07-21 [Fairfax Media ]

Cops have had enough after horror 24 hour truck accidents. Increase focus on infringements 2017-07-20 [Owner Driver]

TWU calls for transport investigation after 6 killed in NSW truck crashes in 24 hours 2017-07-20 [TWU]

Majority of foreign workers paid below national award rates, Unions NSW says 2017-07-17 [ABC]

Icac weakening due to budget cuts and job losses, union and NSW Labor warn 2017-07-17 [Guardian Australia]

More exploitation of foreign workers uncovered 2017-07-17 [Macrobusiness ]

Wage theft on a massive scale’: Korean, Chinese and Spanish language jobs advertised below minimum wage 2017-07-17 [News.com.au]

Translators uncover online ‘black market’ for Australian jobs 2017-07-17 [The New Daily]

Four out of five Chinese, Korean and Spanish jobs illegally advertised below minimum pay rates 2017-07-17 [Unions NSW]

Employment black market: workers underpaid and no-one policing minimum wage, say union 2017-07-17 [ABC AM]

Register of NSW Wage Thieves 2017-07-17 [Unions NSW]

New Maitland Hospital not-for-profit plan 'not good enough': Health Services Union 2017-07-14 [Newcastle Herald]

New Maitland Hospital model not what it seems 2017-07-12 [NSWNMA]

Docu-concert 1917:Strike! 2017-07-11 [Unions NSW]

Nurses and midwives ask Dubbo MP for support 2017-07-11 [NSW Nurses and Midvies]

CFMEU Glencore Lodges vote to continue their campaign in the Upper Hunter 2017-07-11 [Singleton Argus]

Artists are creating a vivid memorial to commemorate the great strike of 1917 2017-07-08 [Sydney Daily Telegraph]

Subway worker allegedly underpaid $16,000 2017-07-07 [AAP]

Common sense prevails. Wyong to stay as a public hospital 2017-07-07 [NSWNMA]

Berejiklian Government has capitulated on the privatisation of Bowral and District Hospital. 2017-07-07 [NSWNMA]

Warrigal aged care workers underpaid: Health Services Union 2017-07-06 [Illawarra Mercury]

Private companies accessing student data fuels commercialisation fears 2017-07-04 [Fairfax Media]

Kyogle Hospital security unacceptable: union 2017-07-04 [Echo Net]

Strong support for penalty rates in the Illawarra 2017-06-30 [Illawarra Mercury]

The pact and promise of regional NSW jobs 2017-06-28 [Goulburn Post]

How the Greaf Strike of 1917 affected Goulburn 2017-06-27 [Goulburn Post]

CFMEU members employed at Glencore mines resolve to continue the fight in pursuit of fair agreements 2017-06-15 [Singleton Argus]

Cleaners deserve jobs we can count on! 2017-06-15 [United Voice]

Glencore's Hunter coal mines hit by 48 hour strikes 2017-06-08 [Newcastle Herald]

Glencore miners in New South Wales Hunter Valley go on 48-hour strike 2017-06-08 [ABC]

Why up to half of all Australian teachers are quitting within five years 2017-06-06 [Fairfax Media ]

Passionate crowd debates future of Shellharbour Hospital at public forum 2017-06-06 [Illawarra Mercury]

ETU recovers $50k in underpayment of young apprentices 2017-06-01 [ETU NSW]

Byron Bay Superfoods' pursuit of sacked worker 'vindictive': Fair Work Commission 2017-05-29 [Fairfax Media]

CFMEU boss co-erced Barangaroo workers to strike and intimidated company employees 2017-05-28 [Fairfax Media]

PSA annual conference closing video 2017-05-26 [PSA of NSW]

Public prison announcement a win for public safety 2017-05-26 [PSA of NSW]

Businesses estimate skills shortage of 54,000 jobs in NSW 2017-05-25 [Fairfax Media]

Mark Latham slams Unions NSW for what he’s calling “sex discrimination' against white men 2017-05-25 [Starts at 60]

More Money For Live Exporters As Local Kids Go Hungry 2017-05-17 [AMIEU Newcastle]

Sydney bus drivers to strike for 24 hours over privatisation 'betrayal' 2017-05-17 [The Herald]

Third person hospitalised from Stockton group home 2017-05-13 [Newcastle Herald]

Is Airtasker offering genuine union protection for the gig economy? 2017-05-03 [Crikey]

Guardian Property Services to reimburse underpaid cleaners $150,000 2017-04-27 [ABC]

Outback Steakhouse accused of using training scheme to underpay staff 2017-04-20 [Fairfax Media]

This month in labour history

3-07-1892 A 6,000 strong meeting calls for immediate strike action at Broken Hill as miners' previous agreements with employers expire. [more]

16-07-1986 The mining community of Moura was hit with disaster when a massive explosion at No. 4 mine claimed 12 lives. [more]

27-07-1917 A mass meeting of the Amalgamated Society of Engineers in Sydney votes to strike against the introduction of a time card system. [more]