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Format: 19/07/2019
Format: 19/07/2019
The Australian Workers’ Union (AWU) today warned that the Victorian Government moratorium on new onshore conventional gas exploration and extraction for the next four years would threaten the industry, jobs and job creation, while deflecting investment from the state. AWU Victorian Secretary Ben...
Britax workers will take their battle to keep their jobs in Australia and child car seats Australian-made with a series of rallies and meetings in shopping centres in the coming week. Workers walked off the job on Monday and have been holding a vigil at the gates of the Sunshine factory ever since...
The Australian Workers’ Union has welcomed the Victorian Government’s announcement that the Western Distributor Project will have a minimum of 89% local content, including a commitment to maximise the use of local steel. AWU Victorian Secretary Ben Davis said the news was particularly important to...
The Australian Workers’ Union has attacked Exxon-Mobil for news it may “quietly pull the plug” on Bass Strait after more than 50 years, without any forewarning to workers and the communities which have served it. AWU Victorian Secretary Ben Davis said it was “disturbing in the extreme” that...
The Australian Workers’ Union Victorian branch has welcomed today’s Fiskville findings and is calling for a comprehensive inquiry into the chemical exposure experienced by former Lands Department workers and others in the public sector. AWU Victorian Secretary Ben Davis said the examination of...