End The Port Workers Lockout In Vancouver
Workers at the Port of Vancouver, Washington, USA have been locked out by their employer, Japanese conglomerate Mitsui-United Grain, since February 27, 2013.FULL STORY
Petition: Initiate A Coronial Inquest Into The Death Of Captain Dudley Jacobs
We feel strongly about giving the Jacobs family and the extended maritime and local Gladstone community closure with a proper third party investigation to ensure that this kind of tragedy ...FULL STORY
Day of the Seafarer
‘Day of the Seafarer’ falls on 25 June, in 2013 the second day of Seafarers Awareness Week.FULL STORY
Federal Election: Enrol to vote
To enrol for the first time or get back on the roll, complete the online form then print, sign and return the form to the AEC. You will need to ...FULL STORY
Petition: 5 Days for the Cuban 5 in Washington DC
Please find attached a brief flyer about the Cuban 5 (they are still the 5, even though Rene has been released.) Over the next week it is crucial as many ...FULL STORY
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 ...FULL STORY
Fight to Survive – Demand a National Stevedoring Code of Practice
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 ...FULL STORY
Oct. 30, 2012, 6 a.m.
MUA rank & file and concerned members of the community are coming together Nationwide on Tuesday 30 October to demand a national stevedoring code of practice. - Contact your branch for more details.
Dec. 1, 2013, 6 a.m.
The ITF is calling on its affiliates to mark World AIDS Day on 1 December 2013. As we mark 32 years of AIDS, let’s be inspired by the early days of AIDS activism. AIDS has proven to be much more than an epidemic—it is a movement that has inspired people across the world.
Jan. 31, 2013, 8:58 a.m.
To enrol for the first time or get back on the roll, complete the online form then print, sign and return the form to the AEC. You will need to provide evidence of your identity using a driver’s licence, an Australian passport number or have someone who is enrolled confirm your identity.
May 3, 2013, 2:01 p.m.
AMSA has issued a new Marine Notice on revalidation of seafarer certificates.