Unions welcome ACT Govt. support for paid domestic violence leave

UnionsACT today has welcomed the ACT Government’s submission to the Fair Work Commission supporting the union claim for 10 days paid domestic violence leave. Unions have been campaigning for the inclusion of 10 days paid family and domestic violence leave to be included as a National Employment Standard, and included in modern awards. This would … Continue reading Unions welcome ACT Govt. support for paid domestic violence leave

There is no excuse for unsafe workplace culture

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UnionsACT is deeply concerned that statements made today by the ACT Master Builders Association heralds a return to an attitude of reckless disregard for safety by the industry. The ACT construction industry is the least safe in Australia. The ACT construction sector needs industry leadership that genuinely accepts that there is a problem of safety. … Continue reading There is no excuse for unsafe workplace culture