The Coalition government has attacked the CFEMU for a "culture of contempt for the law," following the release of a report indicating record levels of criminal activity on Australian building sites.

A new report has uncovered nearly 1000 violations of federal workplace rules on construction sites around the country in the year to June, with union officials disproportionately represented amongst alleged lawbreakers. The report released by the Fair Work Building Industry Inspectorate describes “alarming rates” of criminal activity on Australia’s building…