The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has adopted a revised Code of Practice for Health and Safety in Ports following strong representations from the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) and other international dockers’ unions.
The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) is celebrating the release of a National Stevedoring Code of Practice (NSCOP) after a seven-year battle to improve safety standards on the waterfront.
Detailed in following document is the information required to be disclosed to the members as per the governing rules of the MUA.
Major design faults with the royalty regime for the gas industry should be scrutinised thoroughly by the Australian Parliament.
The Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) welcomes the introduction of Labor leader Bill Shorten’s private member’s bill to review the 457 visa system.
CSL Brisbane members Peter Low and Andrew Halliday were joined by MUA Assistant National Secretary Ian Bray and SA Branch Secretary Jamie Newlyn this week for Parliamentary sittings in Canberra.
Employee Assistance Provider Hunterlink National has won even more national and international recognition for its mental health assistance for workers in Australia and the Asia Pacific Region.
The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) is again calling for better safety standards in the offshore oil and gas sector with deficiencies highlighted in the release of a Government report into the incident today.
After a long and complex two-year campaign, stevedores at Fremantle yesterday joined their colleagues around the nation, voting more than 95 per cent in favour of the new workplace agreement across all four terminals.