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Today's news - Western Australia

BP’s Kwinana refinery follows in Alcoa’s footsteps, moves to terminate enterprise agreement 2018-10-18 [The Mail]

WA transport worker accused of leaking staff personal details to union 2018-10-18 [Today]

TWU calls on the WA Government to hold bus operator Transdev to account over unfair pay and conditions 2018-10-15 [TWU]

Industrial action by bus drivers set to disrupt services in some areas of Perth 2018-10-10 [ABC]

Mixed bag conference format succeeds 2018-10-01 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Industrial action at Alcoa sites ends after two months 2018-10-02 [Mining]

Management And Union Reach Accord At Alcoa’s Western Australia Operations, Ending Strike 2018-09-30 [AI]

Union win: Alcoa workers vote for new deal, securing jobs 2018-09-29 [ACTU]

Alcoa, Australia workers reach wage deal, will end strike 2018-09-29 [Seeking Alpha]

Alcoa strike over: AWU vote to return to work 2018-09-28 [The Mail]

Alcoa, workers end seven-week industrial dispute 2018-09-28 [Platt's]

Alcoa offers striking AWU workers revised EBA, mass union meeting planned for Friday 2018-09-28 [The Mail]

Union says reached wage deal with Alcoa Australia, will end strike 2018-09-28 [Reuters]

Alcoa, union meeting again over strike at Australian aluminum operations 2018-09-27 [Seeking Alpha]

Union says meeting with Alcoa again over strike at Australian aluminium project 2018-09-26 [Reuters]

Alcoa strike at ‘pinch point’ 2018-09-25 [The West Australian]

Premier Mark McGowan addresses rally over local weather forecasting cuts 2018-09-21 [CPSU]

Alcoa strike leads to notice of motion from Andrew Hastie, criticism from Labor senators 2018-09-14 [The Mail]

Alcoa strike set to drag on 2018-09-10 [Mining Journal]

Striking union claims Alcoa yet to reveal full extent of production hit 2018-09-07 [The Financial Review]

Alcoa workers vote against EBA, continue strike 2018-09-07 [Platt's]

Workers extend strike at Alcoa's alumina operations 2018-09-07 [Reuters]

Union says WA strike has hit Alcoa output 2018-09-06 [Nine]

Union says it sees Alcoa alumina output hit by strike 2018-09-05 [Reuters]

Alcoa braces for alumina strike vote 2018-09-04 [Reuters]

Opposition leader Bill Shorten supports Alcoa workers over job security 2018-08-30 [The Coastal Times]

Shorten throws support behind striking Alcoa workers ahead of vote 2018-08-29 [The Mail]

Alcoa strike to continue 2018-08-28 [The West Australian]

Sally McManus visits 1600 workers fighting to protect their job security 2018-08-27 [ACTU]

Hundreds of Alcoa workers voice concerns over job security outside Parliament 2018-08-22 [The Daily Courier]

Alcoa employees take strike to Parliament House 2018-08-22 [97.3]

Ministers and MPs join striking workers at Parliament House protest 2018-08-22 [Today]

Alcoa's Western Australia workers vote to continue indefinite strike 2018-08-18 [Seeking Alpha]

Alcoa workers to continue strike 2018-08-17 [The Daily Mail]

Alcoa workers go on indefinite strike after talks break down 2018-08-10 [The West Australian]

 VIDEO Alcoa workers strike following job security concerns 2018-08-10 [9 News]

Alcoa workers on strike 2018-08-09 [Business News]

Alcoa workers strike over negotiation breakdown 2018-08-08 [The Mail]

Alcoa workers walk out over labour agreement - union 2018-08-08 [Reuters]

Retail workers fear Carousel paid parking plan will spread to other suburban shopping centres 2018-07-23 [abc]

Remote work-for-the-dole-scheme has devastating impact on indiginous people, say participants 2018-07-19 [ABC]

Worker critical after WA tunnel accident 2018-07-09 [The Australian]

Western Australia opens consultation on WHS laws 2018-07-04 [SafetyAtWorkBlog]

Miners protest energy forum 2018-06-18 [The Mail]

Unions WA, ACTU predicts thousands to voice protest over penalty rate cuts at ballot box 2018-06-10 [Now]

Union warns WA workers to brace for next round of penalty rate cuts 2018-06-10 [Today]

Griffin Coal maintenance workers accept new agreement 2018-02-12 [Collie Mail]

Long-running WA coal industry dispute ends 2018-02-12 [SBS]

Griffin Coal miners cop mammoth pay cut, await return-to-work date to end six-month strike 2018-02-12 [The West Australian]

 VIDEO Union blasts Fair Work umpire as Griffin Coal miners accept huge pay cuts to end six-month strike 2018-02-12 [Now]

This month in labour history

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

14-10-1981 Dock workers in Darwin start 7-day strike, refusing to load uranium on board “Pacific Sky” for US military use. [more]