Category: Industrial Relations

Queensland Nickel Yabulu Refinery staff

Compensation starts flowing to former Queensland Nickel workers

The lawyer acting for a mining entrepreneur says compensation is starting to be paid to former Queensland Nickel (QN)

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Allan Kelly Riversgold

Metal mining company sued for termination pay

A former director is taking a precious metal resource company, which he helped found, to court over entitlements he

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CFMEU Mining and Energy protest at BHP in Melbourne 2-19

Number of Queenslanders diagnosed with black lung soars

An industry body mainly representing coal mine workers is devastated to learn the number of Queenslanders diagnosed with black

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Mineral Council of Australia at Clermont Qld

Outdated workplace laws must change says industry

Workplace and environmental rules in the resources sector are so dated they are holding the industry back, a body

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Strike wins more job security for mine workers

Coal mine workers on New South Wales’ South Coast will enjoy more job security after week-long industrial action. The Construction,

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Harsher Penalties For Businesses Caught Rorting 457 Visa System

Harsher Penalties For Businesses Caught Rorting 457 Visa System

A range of changes to the 457 visa program will be implemented by the Abbot government after a review recommended

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Mine Worker Accused Of Being a 'Peeping Tom' Keeps Compensation

Mine Worker Accused Of Being a ‘Peeping Tom’ Keeps Compensation

A worker at Lake Vermont mine near Dysart, who was accused of being a ‘peeping tom’ by Thiess management, has had

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Calls For More Family Friendly Rosters at Mount Isa Mines

Calls For More Family Friendly Rosters at Mount Isa Mines

A former Mayor of Mount Isa is urging mining companies to adopt a Monday to Friday rostering system, where possible,

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Gas forum meeting at Roma

Local Business Opportunities Focus At Roma Gas Forum

A meeting held in Roma by the GasFields Commission which brought together about 80 business people focused on leveraging

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Senators Accused Of Protecting Union Officials

Senators Accused Of Protecting Union Officials

The head of one of Australia’s peak mining bodies has accused some senators of attempting to protect union officials at

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