Workers in National Parks are being told by the O'Farrell government to apply for bullet proof vests to protect themselves from the amateur hunters being sent into their workplaces as part of the deal the government cut with the Shooters Party.
Australian Greens Senator Lee Rhiannon speaks at Sydney Uni staff strike
WHAT: Australian Greens higher education spokesperson Senator Lee Rhiannon speaks at University of Sydney strike action and staff picket
WHERE: Sydney Uni gates on City Road (cnr Eastern Avenue)
WHEN: 12.30-1.30pm today
Greens MP and roads spokesperson Cate Faehrmann says the O'Farrell government's move to disallow Roads and Maritime Services from tendering to maintain its own roads is a sign its privatisation agenda is out of control.
- Contact Details: http://www.timeforcan.com/
- Event Dates: Wed, 31 Oct 2012 2:35pm
Cleaners ask that you take a stand for your community by attending the Cleaners’ Congress on the 31st of Oct, which is being held at the same time as the elite Property Congress, the premiere property event of the year and featuring the Commonwealth Bank.
The NSW Finance Minister today stated in budget estimates that the time limits now applying for workers to receive medical expenses and weekly benefits will not include periods where benefits were paid before the retrospective changes were made to the law in June of this year.
The O'Farrell government has failed to restore the right of injured workers to legal costs and instead has put in place a new internal bureaucracy and a panel of WorkCover approved lawyers as a band aid solution to an ongoing crisis in the Workers Compensation system.
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- Event Dates: Thu, 27 Sep 2012 7:00pm - 10:30pm
- Location: Randwick
- Venue: Randwick Labor Club, 135 Alison Rd, Randwick
Share a night among friends and comrades in support of our overseas aid projects. Book your seat today!
Tickets: Members & partners $65 | Non-members $75
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Greens NSW Senator and transport spokesperson Lee Rhiannon says Coles, which has recently reported a 14% jump in half-year earnings, should respond to concerns of its truck drivers and the TWU about increased pressures which are risking public safety and driving down wages and conditions.
Greens MP and environment spokeswoman Cate Faehrmann says slashing 350 so-called 'back office' jobs in the Office of Environment and Heritage will undermine responsible science based policy development and is yet another indication of just how anti-science the O'Farrell government has become.
NSW public sector workers and the communities that depend on the services they provide face a bleak winter after one of Treasurer Mike Baird officials has been caught admitting there will be no caps on the number of positions scrapped, according to Greens NSW MP John Kaye.