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Challenges ahead for the ALP and unions as election looms

Challenges ahead for the ALP and unions as election looms

Published: 23/04/2021
Category: On The Job

National Assistant Secretary of the AWU Misha Zelinsky joins On the Job this week to discuss how Labor and the union movement can better connect with working Australians to win the next election.

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Australian Unions have your back at work


Sexual harassment just as prevalent today as in the past

Sexual harassment just as prevalent today as in the past

Published: 20/04/2021
Category: On The Job

RMIT Professor of Work, Gender & Regulation Sara Charlesworth says rather than a decrease in sexual harassment, evidence suggests “it is just as prevalent, if not more prevalent."

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Frontline workers aren’t getting their vaccinations – what isn’t the Government telling us?

Frontline workers aren’t getting their vaccinations – what isn’t the Government telling us?

Published: 16/04/2021
Category: Covid-19 Health and safety Opinion

For a Prime Minister who’s big on announcements, Scott Morrison has been strangely quiet about the vaccine rollout amongst care workers.

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Supporting workers with the clothes on your back

Supporting workers with the clothes on your back

Published: 15/04/2021
Category: On The Job

National Manager of Ethical Clothing Australia Angela Bell says fashion companies and major conglomerates have created an industry of low cost, disposable fashion at the expense of workers.

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Workers’ rights finally on the menu

Workers’ rights finally on the menu

Published: 14/04/2021
Category: On The Job

Food delivery tech operator Menulog has finally come around to what Unions have been saying for years – that its contracted riders and drivers should be considered employees and given the same rights and entitlements as other workers.

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Australian Unions have your back at work


Safe Work 4 Women: enough talk – it’s time for action

Safe Work 4 Women: enough talk – it’s time for action

Published: 14/04/2021
Category: Health and safety Workers rights Working women

Australian Unions has joined together with a diverse group of organisations representing women’s rights to demand the Morrison Government deliver real safety at work for women.

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Break it down for me: changes to casual work laws

Published: 13/04/2021
Category: Break It Down For Me

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Remember when knocking off work meant just that?

Published: 12/04/2021
Category: On The Job

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Making the case for a living wage

Published: 09/04/2021
Category: Minimum wage Opinion Working life

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