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Poll of health workers shows Frankston Hospital in crisis if penalty rates cut

June 25, 2016 9:55 AM

Poll of health workers shows Frankston Hospital in crisis if penalty rates cut

Nurses and paramedics will protest in the knife-edge seat of Dunkley today at Frankston Hospital to warn voters that critical health services will struggle to stay open on weekends if penalty rates are cut by a re-elected Turnbull government.

 
POLL: Massive support across Victoria for portable long service leave scheme

June 08, 2016 2:23 PM

POLL: Massive support across Victoria for portable long service leave scheme

Cleaners and guards have welcomed a Victorian Government inquiry report tabled in parliament today supporting the establishment of a portable long-service scheme, following the lead of NSW, Queensland and the ACT.

 
Lobbying blitz as workers escalate push for 21st century long-service leave scheme

May 25, 2016 9:48 AM

Lobbying blitz as workers escalate push for 21st century long-service leave scheme

With the jobs debate dominating the Federal Election, workers today will step up their push for Victoria to catch up with other states and introduce a portable long-service leave scheme.

 
Childcare educators launch election campaign with march through Melb for equal pay

May 14, 2016 7:24 AM

Childcare educators launch election campaign with march through Melb for equal pay

Childcare educators launch election campaign with march through Melb for equal pay.

 
Guards Fight Dodgy Work Choices Contract

May 10, 2016 5:07 PM

Guards Fight Dodgy Work Choices Contract

A La Trobe Uni guard in Bendigo is fighting to save his job after a move to terminate a dodgy Work Choices-era contract.

 
Union Cleaners Are Winning

April 29, 2016 12:15 PM

Union Cleaners Are Winning

Members of the cleaners union have had some HUGE wins in our fight for good secure jobs in the industry!

 
Victory with Victoria Police

April 01, 2016 5:13 PM

Victory with Victoria Police

Members of our security union have banded together for a massive win in our Safeguard campaign to clean up the industry.

 
Aviation Officers are United and Ready to Fight

April 01, 2016 5:04 PM

Aviation Officers are United and Ready to Fight

For the first time in our history, aviation officers have united to fight for the conditions we deserve.

 
Daniel Wins $9,000 in Back Pay

April 01, 2016 4:58 PM

Daniel Wins $9,000 in Back Pay

Learn how Daniel won almost $9,000 in back pay with the help of the Union Rights Centre.

 

April 01, 2016 12:56 PM

ISS Bargaining Team Endorsement

Endorse your 2016 ISS bargaining team today.

 
Educators chain themselves to PM’s office for equal pay

March 29, 2016 11:53 AM

Educators chain themselves to PM’s office for equal pay

This morning childcare educators dramatically upped the ante in their Big Steps campaign for equal pay by chaining themselves to Malcolm Turnbull’s Melbourne office.

 
TAKE ACTION: #StandWithVictor

March 03, 2016 1:18 PM

TAKE ACTION: #StandWithVictor

For 15 years Victor has worked keeping Melbourne International Airport clean. Now the airport's newest cleaning contractor wants to replace Victor, and his workmates, with a brand new workforce.