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Construction Union Fined for Threatening ‘War’
Business
Friday November 6 2015

Construction Union Fined for Threatening ‘War’

Australia’s biggest building industry union has been fined for threatening ‘war’ on construction contractor John Holland over a dispute at a train station upgrade site in...

CFMEU Might be Banned from Paying Fines for its Officials’
Business
Tuesday August 11 2015

CFMEU Might be Banned from Paying Fines for its Officials’

The Federal Court has suggested penalties made against CFMEU officials should not be paid by the CFMEU.

BP Fined Billions Over Gulf Oil Spill
Environment
Saturday January 17 2015

BP Fined Billions Over Gulf Oil Spill

A US judge says energy giant BP faces a maximum fine of $US13.7 billion ($A14.82 billion) for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, a sum...

Grocon Charged Over Victoria Wall Collapse
Safety
Tuesday April 29 2014

Grocon Charged Over Victoria Wall Collapse

Building giant Grocon has been charged over a wall collapse that killed three pedestrians in Melbourne's CBD.

WA Property Manager Fined $10,000
Business
Thursday March 13 2014

WA Property Manager Fined $10,000

A former property manager at a Perth real estate agency has been fined $10,000 for deceiving tenants into paying more than necessary for their rent.

$65,000 Fine Handed Down Over Worker Death
Safety
Friday October 18 2013

$65,000 Fine Handed Down Over Worker Death

A West Australian construction company has been fined $65,000 over the death of a man who fell seven metres through a skylight.