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Today's news - Queensland

Education back pay under new EBA 2019-07-17 [United Voice]

Winning formula for Queensland ambos 2019-07-12 [United Voice]

Radiation therapy members win fair rosters 2019-07-12 [CPSU]

Unpaid indigenous workers to receive $190million settlement 2019-07-11 [SBS]

Mineworkers fear 'reprisals' for raising safety concerns amid spike in deaths 2019-07-10 [The Guardian]

Queensland Government wraps up crisis talks with mining industry after sixth death 2019-07-08 [ABC]

Mining workers union declares 'safety crisis' after string of incidents in 6 months 2019-07-08 [Xinhua]

Questions raised after Australia coal mine deaths 2019-07-08 [Mining Journal]

CFMEU calls for full inquiry into mine deaths after sixth fatality 2019-07-08 [The Morning Herald]

QCU welcomes new Industrial Relations Commission appointments 2019-07-06 [QCU]

Vale Ron Monaghan, former QCU General Secretary 2019-07-02 [Queensland Unions]

Workers mourn loss of union boss Ron Monaghan 2019-07-01 [The Courier-Mail]

’A tragedy’: Third Queensland coal mine worker dies after spate of workplace accidents 2019-06-28 [The New Daily]

Education members win new EBAs 2019-06-19 [United Voice]

Queensland union leader speaks out against Adani Mine 2019-06-14 [RedFlag]

Ambulance call answered 2019-06-12 [United Voice]

Queensland government workers exposed to 'gene-altering' chemical 2019-06-04 [Guardian]

Police Wasting Time and Money on Futile Prosecutions 2019-06-04 [CFMMEU]

Transport union responds to fatal Bunya Highway crash 2019-05-28 [Big Rigs]

HPDO Bargaining Update and a win for Clinical Assistants! 2019-05-26 [ASU]

Cairns airport workers demand better, safer jobs 2019-05-26 [TWU]

CFMEU warn Adani coalmine risks selling out local jobs and threatens water 2019-05-24 [Guardian Australia]

PM looks dejected as unionists ruin Longman campaign event 2019-05-18 [NT News]

Clive Palmer gag clause: QN workers told to make no disparaging comments if they want entitlements 2019-05-16 [Guardian Australia]

Cathy O'Toole meets with Together members 2019-05-14 [ASU]

Female mine workers asked about toilet habits at central Queensland mine 2019-05-07 [ABC]

Undertakings to Churches of Christ agreement 2019-05-03 [ASU]

Medical Officers: Vote now for Together doctors' hard-won improvements to pay and conditions 2019-05-02 [ASU]

MUA leader declares opposition to Adani 2019-04-30 [Australian Financial Review]

Brisbane Labour Day Celebrations 2019-04-24 [ASU]

Sally McManus refuses to back Adani coal mine 2019-04-24 [The Times]

Ambulance officers prompt emergency action 2019-04-23 [United Voice]

A little recognition goes a long way 2019-04-23 [United Voice]

Youth Detention update 2019-04-23 [ASU]

Will you stand up for your community? 2019-04-21 [ASU]

UQ HASS Faculty Board Rejects Proposed Ramsay Programme 2019-04-13 [NTEU]

AWU strengthening alliances with farm supply workers 2019-04-11 [The Register]

Government acts on safety concerns 2019-04-08 [United Voice]

International Workers’ Memorial Day 2019 2019-04-08 [Queensland Unions]

UQ Humanities and Law Staff Reject Proposed Ramsay Programme 2019-04-08 [NTEU]

Arnott's Brisbane factory workers claim they have been underpaid $1 million in overtime 2019-04-08 [Brisbane Courier-Mail]

Union leader threatens 'war' on Queensland docks 2019-03-26 [The Financial Review]

education members stand up for their rights 2019-03-20 [United Voice]

Change the Rules election campaign kicks off in Leichhardt 2019-03-20 [ACTU]

Gladstone: Maritime Workers to Hold Rally Outside Parliamentary Inquiry 2019-03-18 [MUA]

Chances of success increase at casino 2019-03-16 [United Voice]

Uber and taxi cop will not have any 'real power': Taxi Council 2019-03-13 [The Times]

AWU takes aim at Growcom over horticulture enterprise agreements 2019-03-11 [The Register]

Ben Fordham clashes with union boss over ferry strike 2019-03-06 [2GB]


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]