Queensland unions want the State Government to follow South Australia’s lead and introduce licensing of labour hire firms.
Queensland unions have warned that any Fair Work Commission proposals on penalty rates must ensure no worker is left worse off by a push to simplify the system.
Concerns over a concerted corporate strategy to erode workers’ wages and conditions sparked yesterday’s thousand-strong community march to Carlton & United Breweries (CUB) headquarters in Fortitude Valley.
Workers have given the green light to new state industrial relations laws which restore fairness to workers’ rights and representation.
Queensland unions are backing industrial relations laws that restore workers’ rights and conditions after the full-scale attack by the former Newman-Bleijie government.