United Services Union

Type: Organization
Name: United Services Union
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Union talks continue

Fairfield Council and the United Services Union are negotiating to resolve a dispute over a new enterprise agreement that led 169 workers to strike last Thursday and Friday. Union organiser Sandi Morthen said workers opposed a council proposal in which ... [Published Daily Telegraph Australia - South West - 14 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Australian call centre staff face insecurity and mental health issues secondary to abuse

It has not been a great month for call centre workers in Australia, with talk of the Department of Human Services (DHS), Medicare and Qantas all making changes to their current call centres.Reports that Telstra will partner with DHS call centres to deal ... [Published ABC Online - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Macarthur: community members and Endeavour Energy workers concerned by impact of electricity network sale

Macarthur: community members and Endeavour Energyworkers concerned by impact of electricity network saleStop the Sell Off campaigners are in the Macarthur regiontoday (Tuesday) to discuss the impacts of Premier Mike Baird’s electricityprivatisation plan, ... [Published Medianet - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Campaigners take time out to meet workforce

IT’S been a long crusade, with tens of thousands of kilometres being clocked up. IT’S been a long crusade, with tens of thousands of kilometres being clocked up. But, the message is important enough to warrant that, according to Electrical Trades Union ... [Published Singleton Argus - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Fairfield Council staff on strike

FAIRFIELD Council’s indoor and outdoor staff have walked off the job today and are on strike after negotiations over new enterprise bargaining agreements broke down. The workers, who include garbage collection crews, librarians, road and civil works staff, ... [Published Daily Telegraph Australia - South West - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Amazon Workers in Germany Strike for Better Pay

Ver.di workers on strike outside an Amazon warehouse in Germany. Photo: ver.di FacebookSome 2,000 German employees of Amazon, the internet retail giant, - Bad Hersfeld, Graben, Leipzig and Rheinberg. The strike action was coordinated by Vereinte Dienstleistungsgewerkschaft ... [Published CorpWatch - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Amazon: German warehouse workers strike for better pay

Amazon employees in Germany walked out yesterday as part of their campaign for decent pay.Staff at the US firm’s Leipzig, Bad Hersfeld, Graben and Rheinberg logistics centres will strike until tomorrow evening, the United Services Union (Ver.di) said ... [Published Morning Star Online - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Consultation Happens South of The Border!

New South Wales (NSW) Liberal-National Minister for Local Government, Paul Toole, today addressed the Annual Conference of the United Services Union (USU) in Sydney.The USU is our sister-union south of the border.Minister Toole spoke proudly of the consultative ... [Published Australian Services Union - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Blacktown rally to ‘Save’ Medicare draws 100 people

ABOUT 100 people joined Chifley and Greenway federal Labor MPs Ed Husic and Michelle Rowland and NSW Opposition Leader John Robertson for the Save Our Medicare Rally at Blacktown Village Green on Sunday. NSW Labor opposition leader John Robertson addresses ... [Published Daily Telegraph Australia - West - Aug 26 2014]

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"Ver.di is calling for wages on the basis of a retail tariff. But Amazon's fulfilment centres are not shops frequented by customers,” Amazon said in an official statement. "Staff in our fulfilment centres work within the logistics sector, not retail.""

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Union talks continue [Published Daily Telegraph Australia - South West - 14 hours ago]
Australian call centre staff face insecurity an... [Published ABC Online - Sep 30 2014]
Macarthur: community members and Endeavour Ener... [Published Medianet - Sep 29 2014]
Campaigners take time out to meet workforce [Published Singleton Argus - Sep 25 2014]
Fairfield Council staff on strike [Published Daily Telegraph Australia - South West - Sep 25 2014]
Amazon Workers in Germany Strike for Better Pay [Published CorpWatch - Sep 23 2014]
Amazon: German warehouse workers strike for bet... [Published Morning Star Online - Sep 23 2014]
Consultation Happens South of The Border! [Published Australian Services Union - Sep 18 2014]
Blacktown rally to ‘Save’ Medicare draws 100 pe... [Published Daily Telegraph Australia - West - Aug 26 2014]
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