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Cleaners make some noise outside Commonwealth Bank

Over 100 cleaners and their supporters surrounded Commonwealth Bank in Brisbane last Friday protesting over below par pay and conditions at the shopping centres owned by the bank. Continue reading

Ambulance Officers and Fire fighters launch joint campaign

Members of the emergency services have launched a joint campaign against what’s been described as a ‘mean and nasty’ eb offer by government. Angry ambulance officers and fire fighters met earlier to outline their joint action which will include rallies, protests and a major TV ad campaign against the governments attack on emergency services. Continue reading

Newman slashes Ambulance Officers' pay by thousands

Ambulance Officers have given an angry response to what’s been described as a ‘mean and nasty’ enterprise bargaining offer by government. The offer will cost paramedics thousands of dollars over the life of the agreement, and slashes meal overtime penalties in return for a 2.2 per cent wage increase. Continue reading