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Today's news - Victoria

 VIDEO UGL workers fight back against corporate greed 2017-10-18 [AWU]

NTEU National Council condemns targeting of VU Branch officers in sackings 2017-10-18 [NTEU]

Sex harassment report author was driven from the CFA by bullies 2017-10-18 [Fairfax Media]

Illegal worker amnesty: Unions AWU and NUW back farmer bid 2017-10-18 [Weekly Times]

State Government faces pressure over disability privatisation fears 2017-10-17 [Melbourne Herald-Sun]

Disability workers will campaign in Northcote against Andrew Government privatisation plans 2017-10-17 [HACSU]

'It's not a privilege to park': Shopping centre workers furious over new paid parking rules 2017-10-17 [7 News]

Women heckled, bullied in toxic culture of 'CFA boys club' 2017-10-17 [ABC]

Sexual harassment, bullying, endemic for women in Country Fire Authority, says report 2017-10-17 [Fairfax]

Retail workers’ union slams parking charge for Southland employees 2017-10-16 [3AW]

Hundreds of Southland shoppers, workers protest over new parking fees 2017-10-16 [Melbourne Herald-Sun]

Illegal worker amnesty: Farmers admit problem and want deal to fix issue 2017-10-16 [Weekly Times]

Be Fair Bupa: put resident care, staffing levels and nurses’ and carers’ wages before profits 2017-10-14 [ANMF Victoria]

Aged care workers strike in Victoria – but staffing still a national issue 2017-10-14 [Aged Care 101]

Bupa Bendigo workers walk off the job 2017-10-12 [Bendigo Advertiser]

Westfield Southland workers vote for public protest against parking fees 2017-10-10 [The Leader]

Be Fair Bupa: put resident care, staffing levels and nurses’ and carers’ wages before profits 2017-10-09 [ANMF Victoria]

Near Kill : Jim Ward speaks 2017-10-09 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Bar staff in Melbourne's most-iconic pubs lost $6000 in penalty rates pay deal 2017-10-08 [Fairfax Media]

Bupa blue - aged care nurses and carers see red 2017-10-06 [ANMF VIctoria]

State NUW Secretary seeks spot on Daniel Andrews team 2017-10-05 [NUW]

Melbourne Hospo Wage Theft Summit Next Monday 2017-10-05 [United Voice]

Statement from Ingrid Stitt 2017-09-29 [ASU Victoria]

Oh. What a feeling for axed Toyota workers 2017-09-29 [AAP]

Toyota shutdown to leave thousands jobless 2017-09-28 [AAP]

Toyota shutdown to leave thousands jobless 2017-09-28 [AAP]

ACTU president's tilt at state politics surprises the labour movement 2017-09-27 [Fairfax Media]

Workplace health and safety finalists announced 2017-09-27 [WorkSafe News]

Ged Kearney last-minute replacement as Brunswick MP Jane Garrett seeks safe seat 2017-09-27 [Fairfax Media]

Ged Kearney will bring gravitas but task remains monumental 2017-09-27 [Fairfax Media]

Geelong construction workers’ injury claims on the rise 2017-09-21 [Geelong Advertiser]

Airport workers in Melbourne stage protest 2017-09-18 [news.com.au]

Melbourne airport workers to stage protest 2017-09-18 [AAP]

Cop union won't oppose Vic injecting room 2017-09-18 [AAP]

Staff at Melbourne retirement village walk out amid unpaid wage claims 2017-09-18 [ABC]

Marnie Williams talks of farm safety, responsibility and a radical future 2017-09-14 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

The OHS profession urged to have a good look at itself 2017-09-14 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Tough new laws, penalties over exploitation of vulnerable workers by labour-hire syndicates 2017-09-11 [Fairfax Media]

State to introduce Australia’s toughest contract-labour laws to foil dodgy operators 2017-09-10 [AAP]

GrainCorp workers vote to accept EBA despite AWU stance 2017-09-04 [Weekly Times]

Esso Longford dispute 2017-09-01 [3CR]

Graincrop snubs AWU takes enterprise bargaining agreement direct to Vic workers 2017-08-31 [Weekly Times]

'A chilling effect': Academics accuse University of Melbourne of shutting down speech 2017-08-25 [Fairfax Media]

Your Family is Our Family 2017-08-24 [CFMEU Victoria]

Pathology workers in Victoria to end strike: Union 2017-08-24 [News.com.au]

HWU members claim a big scalp at Dorevitch during strike 2017-08-24 [AFR]

Dorevitch strike 'threatening patient safety'', state to intervene 2017-08-23 [Fairfax Media]

Health worker viciously attacked over a cigarette at Dandenong Hospital 2017-08-23 [Fairfax Media]

GrainCorp and Australian Workers’ Union industrial dispute escalates 2017-08-23 [Weekly Times]

Fair Work Claims Meatball and Wine Co. Underpaid Staff $14,149 2017-08-22 [Broadsheet]

This month in labour history

4-10-1909 Workers in new South Wales join a huge procession for the 8 hour day. [more]