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Today's news - South Australia

Disability Members Stop Privatisation 2019-06-12 [United Voice]

Wage caps for South Australia’s public servants 2019-06-03 [The Australian]

Privatisation would puts profits before passengers 2019-05-17 [RTBU]

Minister for Transport walks all over Eyre Peninsula Grain Line 2019-05-12 [RTBU]

Workers at Toll Fight Unsafe Rosters 2019-05-07 [Mirage]

Ramsay must step in to save Eyre Peninsula Rail Line 2019-05-02 [RTBU]

Concern SA paramedics will miss out on flu jabs 2019-04-30 [9 News]

SARTA and TWU take aim over SE Freeway rules 2019-04-26 [ATN]

Flu vaccine for staff runs out at Flinders Medical Centre 2019-04-25 [The Advertiser]

WorkSafe SA in crash probe clarification after TWU calls 2019-04-24 [ATN]

Unions target Boothby in Change the Rules protest 2019-04-11 [SA Unions]

 VIDEO Hundreds of union members gather in SA as part of nationwide protests 2019-04-10 [7 News]

Mathias Cormann fails to act and more jobs go at Osborne shipyards 2019-03-26 [Mirage]

Change the Rules election campaign kicks off in Boothby 2019-03-21 [ACTU]

Enforceable Undertaking related to workplace death 2019-03-18 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

New Secretary for SA Unions 2019-03-05 [SA Unions]

NALHN cuts breaks for emergency department staff without genuine consultation 2019-02-24 [ANMF]

Union leader and longshore icon David Arian’s impact on the ports — and beyond — celebrated at memorial in Wilmington 2019-01-28 [The Daily Breeze]

Potential disruption at Adelaide airport if rates and conditions slashed 2019-01-15 [TWU]

Fire station is evacuated over contamination fears as workers refuse to return after hundreds were found with dangerous levels of toxic chemicals in their bodies 2018-12-22 [The Daily Mail]

'We worked those hours, we should get paid' 2018-12-16 [United Voice]

NTEU warns of 200 job losses in ‘reckless’ Flinders restructure 2018-12-10 [NTEU]

West Coast schools take industrial action as a show of solidarity 2018-12-04 [The Sentinel]

Teachers rally, as almost 200 schools close in South Australia 2018-11-29 [ABC]

More than 1000 teachers expected to rally in Adelaide CBD on Thursday during strike 2018-11-28 [News.com]

Teachers set to vote to go on strike for first time in 10 years 2018-11-20 [ABC]

Coroner recommends spotters on construction sites to save lives: Inquest findings into death of Jorge Castillo-Riffo 2018-11-06 [CFMMEU]

Job cuts at Port Pirie Nyrstar smelter despite government-aided redevelopment 2018-11-06 [ABC]

Anglicare SA makes 43 workers redundant as push for more NDIS funding fails 2018-11-05 [ABC]

AnglicareSA disability workers made redundant, union claims 2018-11-05 [The Advertiser]

SA Unions hosts meeting in Port Augusta 2018-10-19 [The Transcontinental]

Union bides Viterra’s time 2018-10-15 [The Times]

CFMEU steps up the OHS pressure 2018-10-05 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

SafeWorkSA described as dysfunctional and immature 2018-09-04 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Inquiry into industrial deaths moves to Adelaide 2018-09-17 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Premier condemns prison officers who chanted 'scab' at worker during privatisation protest 2018-09-11 [ABC]

Prison guards vow to fight 'war of attrition' over Adelaide Remand Centre privatisation plans 2018-09-10 [ABC]

South Australian Government takes public sector union to court 2018-09-07 [ABC]

Budget devastates state’s TAFE sector 2018-09-06 [AEU]

Government has delivered a budget with no plan to tackle the impending jobs crisis 2018-09-05 [SA Unions]

Government and University of SA threaten to dismantle key cancer service 2018-08-22 [PA]

Unemployed Workers’ Union on the road to Ceduna 2018-08-13 [The Sentinel]

What Boland’s Independent Review has been hearing 2018-07-31 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

There but for the Grace of God ….. the “evaluation” of SafeWorkSA 2018-07-13 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Bus driver's strike - union apologises to commuters - asks to support workers 2018-07-10 [The Advertiser]

Real zinger! Violent rampage at Adelaide KFC 2018-05-13 [The Telegraph]

Fincantieri Reaches Landmark MoU with Australian Unions on Future Frigates Project 2018-03-27 [ACTU]

Court judgement proves need for new wage theft offence in SA 2018-02-16 [SA Unions]

SA Premier to introduce toughest penalties for wage theft in the country 2018-02-18 [The Advertiser]

Bindaree Beef takes on Murray Bridge Thomas Foods workers 2018-02-07 [The Northern Leader]

This month in labour history

5-06-1974 The New South Wales Builders Labourers Federation lists 49 'Green Bans' as part of its campaign of industrial action to protect the environment. [more]

16-06-1886 The Australian Workers Union, widely accepted as Australia's oldest union, was established at Fern's Hotel in Ballarat, Victoria, as a shearers' union [more]

24-06-1929 The six month timber workers strike ends in defeat as workers have to accept a 48 hour week. [more]