April 07, 2017
It’s called the Fair Work Act, but a series of high-profile disputes have workers and unionists wondering where the fairness has gone.
April 07, 2017
A Fair Work Ombudsman report has revealed that one in three Australian businesses audited as part of the agency’s National Apprenticeship Campaign failed to pay their apprentices correct wages.
April 06, 2017
Around the country we’re winning everyday. In workplaces big and small, members are getting results by standing together. Take a look here at some of the wins we’ve had lately and know the union’s always got your back.
March 30, 2017
Over 70 workers from the Victorian regional town of Echuca are celebrating after they won their 62 day battle with the dairy multinational Parmalat.
March 08, 2017
February 23, 2017
By Lorraine Cassin - This piece was first published by Print21
February 10, 2017
On 7 February 2017, All Trades Queensland Apprentices had another huge win for their wages and conditions!
February 06, 2017
The Australian Manufacturing Workers’ Union (AMWU) supports the findings of a poll published today in Fairfax Media newspapers reporting that 83 per cent of Australians believe we should be manufacturing more goods in Australia, but notes that Australians have thought this for decades.
January 25, 2017
Whether it's as a result of a dodgy meal, a common cold, or a long-term illness, we all have to take sick leave from time to time. The trick is knowing what information you need to provide to your employer and what your rights are.
January 24, 2017
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