A new ‘one stop shop’ and confidential hotline announced by the Queensland Government today is a welcome initiative to support the growing number of Queenslanders affected by mine dust lung disease
BHP manager charged over death; FIFO beer blues; Vale Keith Timbs and more - Common Cause February 2020: latest news for mining and energy workers.
A major report into Queensland mining fatalities released today warns that more workers will die unless the industry comprehensively changes its approach to safety.
The Miners’ Union has welcomed the introduction of a Bill to Queensland Parliament today to extend industrial manslaughter laws to the state’s mining industry.
The death of a mineworker at Curragh coal mine in Central Queensland yesterday is a tragic start to 2020.
• The Fair Work Commission yesterday approved two Enterprise Agreements to cover BHP Operations Services employees.
Big win at Boggabri, miners fight fires, Christmas job losses at Cook, looking back at 2019.
A determined five-month campaign of industrial action by CFMEU Mining and Energy members has delivered a big win on pay and conditions at Boggabri Coal and set a new standard for working conditions
CFMEU members have been at the frontline of fighting the recent dangerous bushfires across NSW.