A second serious injury sustained by a stevedore employed by Patrick at East Swanson Dock has highlighted the danger of working on the waterfront and the need for the urgent ...FULL STORY
The ITF has praised today’s decision at the ILO (International Labour Organization) in Geneva today to build on the success of the Maritime Labour Convention 2006 by including in it ...FULL STORY
The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) has joined forces with the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) in a global campaign to build awareness over delays and cost overruns on Chevron’s ...FULL STORY
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A second serious injury sustained by a stevedore employed by Patrick at East Swanson Dock has highlighted the danger of working on the waterfront and the need for the urgent establishment of a National Stevedoring Code of Practice.
Last Monday, many hundreds of mourners spilled to outside of the chapel to pay their last respects to union stalwart, well-known personality and former SUA and MUA official - Laurie Steen.
Oct. 13, 2014, 5:13 p.m. - Oct. 15, 2014, 9:23 a.m.
Sydney Trades Hall
June 20, 2014, 5 p.m. - June 21, 2014, 5 p.m.
Maroubra Sports Club, Corner Malabar Road and Mons Avenue, Maroubra, NSW, 2035
May 1, 2014, 9:23 a.m. - May 6, 2014, 9:23 a.m.
Waterfront Safety Campaign
The MUA has spent years fiercely fighting for better safety standards in stevedoring. Safe Work Australia agreed that standards need to be reflected in a National Stevedoring Code of Practice and their first exposure draft includes key protections such as retaining the hatchmen that oversee workplace safety in stevedoring.