A bill introduced to Federal Parliament would end the pay discrimination between labour hire coal miners doing the same job as permanent employees but being paid less.
Applications for the 2022 Mineworkers' Trust Scholarship awards are now open.
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BHP’s mandatory vaccine policy came into effect today at Mt Arthur, meaning that workers who have not shown evidence of receiving at least one dose of a COVID vaccine may not enter the site.
In the latest issue of Common Cause: New Lodge at Moolarben Underground, Tassie miners fight for a fair deal, China's coal ban and more mining and energy news.
The Mining and Energy Division has lodged an appeal in the Federal Court against a Fair Work Commission decision dismissing our application for a member ballot on withdrawing from the CFMMEU.
We have lost a giant of our Union.
On 19 September 1921 a massive explosion killed 75 mineworkers at Mount Mulligan. It was Queensland's biggest industrial disaster.
BHP has told 80 workers at its Mt Arthur coal mine at Muswellbrook they will lose their jobs if they don’t accept a transfer to central Queensland or remote South Australia at the beginning of Nove
Today, we have had a disappointing setback in our efforts to give members a say over our future in the CFMMEU.
The Australian Workers' Union and Mining & Energy Union are jointly calling on all Australian governments to get behind the Energy Security Board recommendations for Australia's explosion in lo