The last two months have seen encouraging success in Australian international union efforts to eradicate asbestos across the Asia Pacific.
There are hopes that a snowball effect is under way after both Vietnam and Laos recently announced plans to phase out chrysotile asbestos.
The CPSU/CSA has been liaising with the Health service’s Industrial Relations unit on the use of GPS trackers, with members raising concerns that the trackers may be used for performance management rather than for their proper purposes.
The CPSU/CSA has met with the Health service’s Industrial Relations unit and the Office of the Minister for Health for a status update on the Dental Clinic Assistants’ Application for Reclassification.
Today, hundreds of Department of Education workers will take action in support of public education.