paid pandemic leave

Paid pandemic leave – what is it and why do we need it?

Date Published: 10/08/2020 Category: Covid-19 Opinion Workers rights

In what’s been an already devasting year, it’s fair to say Victorians have had an especially rough week.

A win for paid pandemic leave – but there’s more to be done

Date Published: 06/08/2020 Category: Covid-19 Member Benefits Workers rights

We can celebrate a victory this week, with the Fair Work Commission finally listening to Australian unions’ calls for paid pandemic leave for aged care workers.

Two urgent reforms can protect vulnerable workers from the worst effects of COVID-19

Date Published: 20/07/2020 Category: Covid-19 Member Benefits

The Morrison Government must stop dragging its feet on urgent reforms to protect vulnerable workers during the current COVID-19 crisis, and after.

Paid pandemic leave can arrest the latest coronavirus outbreak, and help save Australia’s economy

Date Published: 09/07/2020 Category: Covid-19 Member Benefits

As the COVID-19 pandemic takes a dangerous new turn in Australia, the Federal Government must provide all working people with paid pandemic leave.

Paid pandemic leave for all

Date Published: 09/07/2020 Category: Covid-19 Opinion

After tribunal rejection, ACTU doubles down on paid pandemic leave for all.