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Firefighters union chief lashes government over secret cladding list 2019-11-05 [The Australian]

Sydney airport worker gouged in eye by falcon living in Qantas hangar 2019-10-31 [The Guardian]

Truckies Aldi protest in Wollongong 2019-10-30 [TWU]

Ausgrid, Newcastle council and unions poles apart on how to roll out roadworks safely 2019-10-29 [ABC]

SafeWork NSW in unsafe building 2019-10-28 [The Australian]

Union leader says NSW ALP 'rotting from its core' 2019-10-25 [The Morning Herald]

Anger as Syd ferries to be built overseas 2019-10-23 [7 News]

Hunter unions rally in Newcastle's Civic Park to join Anti-Poverty Week fight 2019-10-18 [The Herald]

NTEU and AIT settle underpayment case 2019-10-17 [NTEU]

Labor Right’s might in balance 2019-10-15 [The Australian]

Blitz finds almost half of NSW building sites have dodgy scaffolding 2019-10-13 [The New Daily]

Safety concerns for workers at school construction sites over holidays 2019-10-10 [The Morning Herald]

Uber Eats drivers say pay has been slashed 2019-10-08 [7 News]

Wharfies Refuse to Unload New Crane 2019-10-01 [Maritime Executive]

Sam Oram – CPSU Recognition Award 2019-09-30 [CPSU]

Newcastle: Wharfies stop work to protest loss of crane work 2019-09-30 [MUA]

Newcastle: Wharfies refuse to operate new crane in fight for job security 2019-09-30 [MUA]

'We want the job': Wollongong unions demand action on climate change 2019-09-30 [The Mercury]

NRMA wastes more on failed Federal Court bid than it would cost to pay Manly ferry workers properly 2019-09-12 [MUA]

Bega's workers demand pay rise 2019-09-12 [Food Processing]

Union's safety concern for ANSTO workers following malfunction 2019-09-12 [The Leader]

Our kids strike for climate deserves our support 2019-09-08 [NSWNMA]

Government and PSA reach pay rise deal for school workers 2019-09-04 [The Mandarin]

School support staff set for pay rise 2019-09-04 [Education HQ]

'Make life more comfortable': Pay rise on the horizon for school workers 2019-09-03 [The Morning Herald]

Sydney FC apologises amid furore over ‘volunteer’ job advertisement 2019-08-28 [The New Daily]

Wages agreement terminated for airport workers who slept at terminal between shifts 2019-08-06 [The Morning Herald]

Union pleads for increased security as hospital and prison staffers are brutalised 2019-08-06 [7 News]

Business Chamber: there’s big money in fighting unions … for charity 2019-07-31 [MW]

New Sydney train fleet plagued by ‘dangerous’ design flaw 2019-07-30 [Government News]

Crane in major safety incident at DP World Port Botany container terminal 2019-07-23 [MUA]

Union accuses GoFarm of worker underpayment 2019-07-23 [The Weekly Times]

Closure of Big W stores in Sydney 2019-07-19 [SDA]

Builders’ battles belittle betterment 2019-07-17 [Alt Media]

Thousands of hospital workers to strike in NSW over safety concerns 2019-07-16 [7News]

Hospital workers vote to strike in NSW 2019-07-16 [The Australian]

Sydney hotel group confesses it underpaid staff 2019-07-11 [The Morning Herald]

500 Sydney Outdoor Workers Hold Walkout Over RoundUp Health Concerns 2019-07-09 [Eco Watch]

'Astonishingly unlawful': CFMMEU in firing line of union-busting bill 2019-07-09 [4BC]

Staff at luxury hotel threatened after speaking out about exploitation 2019-07-09 [Sydney Morning Herald]

Electrical Trades Union and Essential Energy crisis talks 'buy time' on job cuts across regional NSW 2019-07-08 [The Gazette]

Electrical Trades Union says Essential Energy will press pause on job cuts 2019-07-08 [The Tribune]

Electrical Trades Union says Essential Energy will press pause on job cuts 2019-07-07 [The Central Western Daily]

Luxury Blue Mountains hotel clawing back wages from migrant workers 2019-07-07 [Sydney Morning Herald]

NTEU to drop legal action over Ramsay course 2019-07-06 [NTEU]

Steve Price hangs up on union boss after fiery interview 2019-07-04 [2GB]

Sydney council workers walk off job over weed killer concerns 2019-07-04 [9 News]

Sydney council to trial Roundup replacement after workers walk off job 2019-07-04 [The Guardian]

Sydney council workers protest Roundup use 2019-07-03 [Yahoo]

Long service leave to be halved by for new teachers, nurses and police 2019-06-24 [Northern Daily Leader]

This month in labour history

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

2-11-1928 Police fire on striking dock workers in Melbourne, killing one man. [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]