Science & Medical

Dementia carers unprepared and distressed by end-of-life decisions

Advance Care Planning Australia
New international research from Advance Care Planning Australia (ACPA) reveals that dementia carers need more support and guidance to navigate end-of-life care for their loved one. Recently......
Industrial Relations

RETAIL SUPER NEEDS TO FOLLOW THE INDUSTRY FUND MODEL

CFMEU
The banking royal commission has clearly demonstrated that industry super funds have a solid governance model that Australia's retail banks would be well served to emulate, CFMEU Queensland state......
Industrial Relations

Unions reject "historic" forestry agreement as a sham to mislead consumers

Construction Forestry Maritime Mining and Energy Union
A claim that the Forest Stewardship Council has reached a "historic" deal that unites "timber companies, unionists and green groups on how forestry should be conducted in Australia" has been......
Industrial Relations

Too old to work at 50: Survey

AHRI
EMBARGOED UNTIL 12.00AM, 31 OCTOBER 2018 MEDIA RELEASE Too old to work at 50: Survey A new survey on attitudes to employing older workers has found that up to 30 per cent of Australian......
Industrial Relations

Win for workers in WGC Cranes dispute

CFMEU NSW Construction
Tuesday 30 October 2018 Win for workers in WGC Cranes dispute Workers at WGC Cranes in Wollongong and Smeaton Grange have returned to work after an agreement was reached in a dispute that led......
Industrial Relations

JM KELLY COLLAPSE ANOTHER FAILURE OF OVERSIGHT

CFMEU
THE collapse of Rockhampton builder JM Kelly is a kick in the guts to hundreds of central Queensland construction workers and their families, CFMEU State Secretary Michael Ravbar said. "This......