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Had a work related injury or illness? We want to hear from you!

Do you have a work-related injury or illness or were you injured, travelling to or from work? Or are you a family member or workmate of someone who has had such an ordeal?

Abbott’s disregard for retirement savings

The Coalition’s disregard for the retirement security of working Australians was on display in last night’s budget reply speech.

Abbott’s IR policy an attack on Australian workers

Unions NSW has slammed Tony Abbott’s new industrial relations policy as a cynical attempt to diminish the wages and conditions of working people by undermining the organisations that represent them: trade unions.

Unions warn about penalty rates as thousands mark May Day

Unions warn about penalty rates as thousands mark May Day

Stark reminder of loss of rights at this Sunday’s Orange May Day march

Shaping up to be one of the largest community or union marches in Orange in recent memory, this Sunday’s May Day march and rally will have a serious element – the shocking treatment of injured workers following the Liberal-National O’Farrell-Stoner Government’s cuts to their protections in Workers Compensation legislation.

Unions NSW Parramatta – what’s on May 2013

Unions NSW Parramatta is your campaign hub.

Business interests to dominate Government boards

The Government’s decision to cut union representatives from its boards will mean a narrow clique from the business community will dominate Government institutions and use them to push their own narrow self interest.

Workers compensation premium cuts for business community coming at the expense of injured workers

Premier Barry O’Farrell’s real motivations for slashing the state’s workers compensation system has been exposed by today’s announcement of a premium reduction for employers by an average of 7.5 per cent, according to Unions NSW.

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Why weekend workers deserve their penalty rates

Mark Lennon. Published in The Daily Telegraph April 22, 2013  
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