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GEORGE CALOMBARIS WAGE THEFT NOW $8 MILLION


United Voice, the hospitality union, is shocked at the revelations of the true extent of wage theft at celebrity chef George Calombaris’s restaurants. Hard-working Australian’s were ripped off nearly $8... Read more

A Win For Dad

When Wilson Security decided to introduce new rosters without proper consultation, Tony contacted his union. The new roster meant Tony couldn’t look after his kids on days that he needed... Read more

Sonam and Damcho get what they're owed

When the cleaning contractor at their school changed, Sonam and Damcho’s former employer refused to pay out their annual leave. The boss had incorrectly classified them as casuals. As union... Read more

Education back pay under new EBA

United Voice Queensland Teacher Aides and School Cleaners have this week received their back pay, after successfully campaigning for new enterprise agreements. The new enterprise agreements, which were officially approved... Read more

Winning formula for Queensland ambos

The wins keep on coming for Queensland ambulance officers, thanks to the hard work of dedicated United Voice delegates across the state. On top the recent budget boost for extra... Read more

Guards' Back Pay Won Back

Guards at Wilson Security have won a fight for back pay!  When Wilson guard's new agreement was approved this year, guards working at sites contracted before 2017 were entitled to... Read more

Radiation therapy members win fair rosters

Radiation therapy members at Sunshine Coast University Hospital (SCUH) have successfully opposed a harsh rostering system. SCUH management’s solution to meet increased demand for radiation therapy services was to propose... Read more

TAX CUT DOES NOT MAKE UP PENALTY RATE PAY CUT IMPOSED FROM TODAY


Hospitality workers waking up to a harsh and unfair pay cut today will still be out of pocket even if they receive the full tax cut for low and middle-income... Read more

United Voice Ballot Notice


On 8 May 2019, the National Union of Workers and United Voice filed an application with the Fair Work Commission (FWC) for submission of amalgamation to ballot. You can download... Read more

NEW FINANCIAL YEAR DELIVERS FULL PENALTY RATE PAIN

United Voice, the union for hospitality workers, has challenged Scott Morrison to hand back his $10,769 pay rise while 700,000 workers face a penalty rate cut. The new financial year... Read more

Education members win new EBAs

United Voice Teacher Aides and School Cleaners campaigned hard for new enterprise agreements that offer improved pay, training and career progression, on top of existing rights and conditions. The Queensland... Read more

A Win At The Lost Dogs Home

Lost Dogs Home is one of Australia’s oldest animal shelters. The staff care about the work they are doing, looking after lost or starving animals. But behind the scenes something... Read more
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