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Wage theft reforms need to overcome Morrison's appalling track record

Today’s announcement of a discussion paper airing the possibility of serious criminal penalties for wage theft is a welcome step forward but does little to address the Morrison government’s appalling... Read more

FIRST EVER ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT FOR ABORIGINAL HEALTH PRACTITIONERS

The first Northern Territory Government Aboriginal Health Practitioner enterprise agreement has been approved by a majority of employees who voted in the ballot.     Read more

Brewery workers show what 'full strength' really means

It’s been a game-changing year at Carlton and United Breweries’ Yatala site south of Brisbane. Read more

Big bargaining win for aviation protection staff

United Voice aviation protection officers employed by ISS at several Queensland airports have achieved some sizable wins in their latest EBA. Read more

Cleaner stands up for thousands in back pay

A Tassie cleaner was on worker’s compensation from her job at the Cadbury Factory. Read more

Security guards win in pay and roster row

United Voice members working at Department of Human Services sites in the ACT have secured a big win, successfully vetoing major roster changes that threatened their pay packets and their... Read more

Ambos celebrate pay-day hat trick

Queensland ambulance officer members are celebrating their third annual pay rise. Read more

THANK YOU FOR WORKING IN AGED CARE DAY


Workers are coming together across Australia today on Tuesday 10 September 2019 for ‘Thank You for Working in Aged Care Day’. Read more

PAY WIN FOR CASUAL HOME CARE & DISABILITY SUPPORT WORKERS

In a huge win casual workers in home care and disability support will see an increase in their pay when they work overtime, on weekends or on public holidays. Under... Read more

WA Water Corp brought back in-house!

The operations and maintenance of the Western Australia’s Water Corporation’s water, wastewater and drainage networks is an essential service that was privatised in 1995 by the Court Liberal Government. Since... Read more

Members vote in favour of United Workers Union

Joint statement from United Voice and National Union of Workers Members vote in favour of United Workers Union   Tens of thousands of United Voice and National Union of Workers... Read more

Security Guard wins back $40K!

When Peter, a guard working at Stud Park Shopping Centre, realised he had been underpaid he contacted his employer.   He hadn’t been paid the full rate for sundays, night shift... Read more
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