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Today's news - Tasmania

Call for Tasmanian Government to buy Edith Creek dairy processor, save jobs 2017-11-20 [ABC]

Respect key to public transport safety, says Rail, Tram and Bus Union 2017-11-16 [Hobart Mercury]

Fear of reprisals, boss woes, affecting Tasmanian Justice staff, survey finds 2017-11-16 [ABC]

Restore funding and jobs to gutted Antarctic Division 2017-11-10 [CPSU]

Union confirms remaining Edith Creek workers will receive $4000 bonus to stay until end of month 2017-11-10 [Hobart Mercury]

Report about Edith Creek wages cut deal 'absolutely false': union 2017-11-08 [Advocate ]

NUW dairy workers offer 20pc pay cut to save jobs 2017-11-07 [Weekly Times]

Another attack on champions of the battlers 2017-10-18 [Hobart Mercury]

Murray Goulburn's Edith Creek site has 'genuinely interested' buyer promising local jobs 2017-10-18 [ABC]

Tassie workers win 23% pay rise 2017-10-13 [Hobart Mercury]

Call for PS boost to ease strain 2017-10-11 [Hobart Mercury]

Dairy workers to face unemployment if buyer not found within a month 2017-10-08 [ABC]

Unions Tasmania push for 10 days paid family violence leave 2017-10-06 [The Advocate]

United Firefighters Union of Australia secretary Greg Cooper left legacy of protection for members 2017-10-06 [Hobart Mercury]

Child protection: Union claims Tasmanian baby's death evidence of welfare under-resourced 2017-09-27 [ABC]

Services questioned in Tas baby's death:Union 2017-09-27 [news.com.au]

Industrial Officer in Tasmania 2017-09-26 [UFU]

Abattoir sheds about 40 workers in blow to Tasmania's northern region 2017-09-19 [ABC]

Underemployment a struggle for Tasmanian workers with jobs but not enough hours, union survey finds 2017-09-19 [ABC]

Workers want more hours but can’t get them, says Unions Tasmania secretary Jessica Munday 2017-09-18 [Hobart Mercury]

Jobs survey reveals underemployment and unpaid work key issues for Tasmanian workers 2017-09-18 [Unions Tasmania]

The United Firefighters Union has introduced work related bans for TFS members ahead of bushfire season 2017-09-08 [news.com.au]

Child protection workers make plea to Minister to 'have a heart' and provide more resources 2017-09-06 [ABC]

ANMF congratulate members on persuading Southern Cross Care to improve its offer 2017-09-06 [ANMF Tasmania]

Stop Ceva's cash grab 2017-09-05 [TWU VIctoria]

Union warns Risdon Prison inmates threatening violence as guard shortages escalate tensions 2017-09-04 [ABC]

Prisoners at Risdon denied Father’s Day calls 2017-09-04 [Hobart Mercury]

Tassal to report Okehampton Bay drone issues to Civil Aviation Safety Authority 2017-08-30 [Hobart Mercury]

Tighter quad bike regulations needed for farms' 'biggest killers', Tasmanian coroner says 2017-08-28 [ABC]

Michael Welsh death: Workplace safety charge dropped over Mount Lyell copper mine fatality 2017-08-28 [ABC]

Mount Lyell death questions ‘must be answered’ 2017-08-28 [Brunei Advocate]

Ian Drake: A life time of unionism 2017-08-25 [AMWU]

Policy backflip: uniom fight stops lower school age 2017-08-18 [United Voice]

Cadbury to cut jobs 2017-08-17 [C-store]

Mount Lyell mine death: Colleague of Michael Welsh tells of finding 'crippled, bent' machine 2017-08-17 [ABC]

Cadbury cuts: About 50 jobs to go from Hobart factory as part of $75m upgrade 2017-08-15 [ABC]

Cadbury cuts 50 jobs from Hobart factory 2017-08-15 [SBS]

Government admits backflip on lowering school starting after United Voice poll released 2017-08-15 [ABC]

Devonport staff negotiations back to square one 2017-08-03 [The Advocate]

Paramedics seeking burden of proof changes to PTSD compo laws share tales of job stress 2017-07-31 [ABC]

Union calls for PTSD law changes 2017-07-31 [AAP]

Union makes call to State Government to make PTSD a legislated disease for paramedics 2017-07-31 [Hobart Mercury ]

Talking Point: Freezing out unions is a bad move 2017-07-11 [Hobart Mercuy]

NUW calls for feasibility study on future of Edith Creek facility 2017-07-06 [The Advocate]

Action on cards if no pay deal agreed at University of Tasmania 2017-07-06 [Hobart Mercury ]

Petya cyber attack: Cadbury chocolate factory in Tasmania hit by ransomware 2017-06-28 [ABC]

The rich get richer: While the rest of us struggle 2017-06-08 [Hobart Mercury ]

Seasonal workers numbers swell in the south with berry expansion 2017-06-06 [ABC]

Murray Goulburn under fire after offering disparate redundancy packages 2017-06-06 [Burnie Advocate]

Abets blames Tassie job losses on CFMEU 2017-05-16 [ABC]

This month in labour history

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