Delegates from across the globe continued intensive discussions at the 2013 conference of the Southern Initiative on Globalisation and Trade Union Rights (SIGTUR) taking place in Western Australia.FULL STORY
Key maritime unions the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA), Maritime Union of New Zealand (MUNZ), and Papua New Guinea Maritime and Transport Workers Union (PNGMTU) resolved to support Filipino affiliates ...FULL STORY
The MUA has put together a detailed guide on changes to AMSA certification and VET qualifications, as well as workers compensation, OHS and ILO MLC, so you are up-to-speed on ...FULL STORY
AMSA has issued a new Marine Notice on revalidation of seafarer certificates.FULL STORY
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Morning, day two of the Sydney Branch conference was all about international solidarity with ITF Australia Coordinator Dean Summers talking delegates through the Flag and Port of Convenience (FPOC) campaign.
Delegates from across the globe continued intensive discussions at the 2013 conference of the Southern Initiative on Globalisation and Trade Union Rights (SIGTUR) taking place in Western Australia.
Global union the ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) is launching a guide on how to combat violence against women as part of its support for the UN Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women on Monday, 25 November.
Dec. 3, 2013, 8 a.m. - Dec. 5, 2013, 4 p.m.
Teachers Federation House 23-33 Mary Street, Surry Hills, NSW 2010, Australia
Oct. 19, 2013, 2:01 p.m. - Dec. 29, 2013, 2:01 p.m.
Oct. 26, 2013, 12:01 a.m. - Nov. 30, 2013, 11:43 p.m.
Fight for your life! Sign for your life!
We, the undersigned, call on Safe Work Australia to approve the National Stevedoring Code of Practice. This code of practice is the best opportunity in a generation to save lives and improve safety on the waterfront. The death and injury in this industry cannot continue. The tragic death of father of two Greg Fitzgibbon, killed in Newcastle recently, reminds us how important this is. Please conclude this process and approve the code as soon as possible.