Federal Government intervention in a court case to wind back casual rights will give big mining companies the green light to keep exploiting casual labour hire workers, the CFMEU said today.
Russell Robertson is a proud central Queensland coal miner and CFMEU member. Now he's running for federal parliament, fighting for a coal industry that delivers for workers.
Steve Holder loves his job as a BHP iron ore train driver in the Pilbara, so much that he’s been flying across to the Pilbara from regional NSW every fortnight for 11 years.
Mine dust victims and supporters tried to meet with Queensland Member of Parliament Michelle Landry at her electorate office in Rockhampton but she would not come out to meet with them.
Wongawilli Colliery mineworkers have achieved victory against Wollongong Coal, after a nine month campaign that culminated in strike action before the company agreed to settle.
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A shocking incident involving a fully loaded BHP iron ore train travelling driverless at high speed for over 90 kilometres shows the risks involved in rail transport, especially where trains are be
A sacked labour hire worker has returned to work at BHP’s Goonyella Riverside mine in a landmark win for casual labour hire mineworkers.