- Our Union
- Our Industries
Published: 20 Aug 2020
National Secretary Paddy Crumlin wrote to the National response group on August 11 the letter says:
The inconsistent application of National Cabinet directions and the latest state border restrictions on movement for essential workers will have devastating consequences on the viability of transport operations and the interconnection of global and national trade.
Our Nation’s reliance on maritime transport to maintain continuous supply has never been more obvious than during this pandemic and we continue to seek genuine cooperation internationally and locally, across all levels of Government and Industry, to develop consistent, sustainable guidance that protects workers, the community and Industry.
The letter calls on the federal government to:
Read the full letter here: Paddy Crumlin letter to Maritime Response Group August 11, 2020