Union sounds Omicron warning

Union sounds Omicron warning

Many safety protocols are based on corporate, not production environments.

Sustainability

24 JANUARY 2022
BHP's Mt Arthur vax ban ruled unlawful

BHP's Mt Arthur vax ban ruled unlawful

May impact BHP's Australian vaccination mandate.

Sustainability

03 DECEMBER 2021
Miner vaccinations spread

Miner vaccinations spread

Union set to oppose any company driven vaccine mandates but support government mandates.

Sustainability

08 OCTOBER 2021
Crinum miner recovered

Crinum miner recovered

Body of Graham Dawson recovered by Queensland Police.

Sustainability

19 SEPTEMBER 2021
Worker dies at Sino Iron

Worker dies at Sino Iron

A 52-year-old maintenance contractor dead after an apparent fall.

Sustainability

18 SEPTEMBER 2021
CFMEU abandons casual employment class action

CFMEU abandons casual employment class action

The High Court decision was the nail in the coffin for the class action.

Sustainability

26 AUGUST 2021
Union rails against BHP roster

Union rails against BHP roster

Mental health fears as train drivers told to continue two on, one off roster.

Transport

01 JUNE 2021
Moranbah North re-entry started

Moranbah North re-entry started

Works have begun to get Moranbah North back to state where production can restart.

Sustainability

07 MAY 2021
Labour pains

Labour pains

Coal mine workers' union affiliation was forged in the early years of pick axes and mine explosions....

Sustainability

16 APRIL 2021
Birth of a new mining union

Birth of a new mining union

Mining and energy division of CFMMEU cry foul over Setka.

Sustainability

30 MARCH 2021
Union wants council to support Mangoola extension

Union wants council to support Mangoola extension

The project will sustain 400 existing coal mining jobs.

Sustainability

08 MARCH 2021
Mining and energy to split from CFMMEU

Mining and energy to split from CFMMEU

Maher said the mining and energy division had a strong financial and organisational position.

Sustainability

02 MARCH 2021