Maritime Union of New Zealand National Secretary Joe Fleetwood says that the ship Vega Auriga should be detained in a New Zealand port until it is deemed seaworthy and crew issues have been fixed.READ MORE
Workers aboard Floating Production Storage Offloading (FPSO) vessel Ningaloo Vision have stumped up $6000 to fight the ongoing and future attacks by ideological warriors in Government and business.READ MORE
The MUA joins Maritime Union of New Zealand in mourning Lyttelton Branch President Brad Fletcher who died at work on Thursday.
MUA National Secretary Paddy Crumlin passed on his condolences to Brad’s family on behalf of the union.READ MORE
The Maritime Union of Australia has slammed the Abbott Government's proposal to allow employers to take on foreign workers on wages and conditions below Australian standards.
MUA National Secretary Paddy Crumlin said the proposal, overseen by Assistant Immigration Minister Michaela Cash, was a structural assault on Australian workers and would be fought uncompromisingly by the MUA.