CFMEU Threatens Slowdown Over 457 Visa’s
The CFMEU has threatened to disrupt major Victorian government projects as tens of thousands of workers rallied around the country to protest proposed building laws.
Construction Strike Cripples Quebec
A union alliance representing about 175,000 Quebec construction workers has launched an unlimited general strike.
Ruling Against WA Hospital Builders
Construction workers who were charged after they walked off the job to attend a rally at the site of the Perth Children's Hospital contravened the Fair...
CFMEU Fined for Perth Airport Protest
The Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union and six of its officials have been fined more than $21,200 for illegally blockading a Perth airport expansion site...
Electricty Union Votes for Work Stoppage
Workers at electricity provider Ausgrid will begin stoppages from next month with wage negotiations with the company stalling.
Union Workers Face Fines Over Queensland Rally
Building workers have been threatened with $10,000 fines for rallying in Brisbane in support of union boss Michael Ravbar ahead of his appearance at a royal...
Striking Workers Received Redundancy Payments
Funds set aside to pay off redundant construction staff were instead spent on striking workers, to try to set a "disastrous precedent" for the building industry,...
WA Workers Face Court Over Strike
Legal proceedings have been launched against 76 workers who allegedly took unlawful industrial action at the new Perth Children's Hospital.