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Hundreds of jobs offered at US$10bn mega mine

Hundreds of jobs will be filled at a US$10 billion mining project in Western Australia’s Pilbara region. Hancock Prospecting is hiring between 500 and 600 workers at its Roy Hill Mine, 340...

First jobs advertised for foreign $21.7b mining project

The very first round of 10,000 jobs are being advertised for a $21.7 billion Asia-backed mining project in Central Queensland. India-headquartered Adani Australia recently invited applications for...

Industry body slams FIFO crackdown as excessive

A not-for-profit mining industry association has denounced the Queensland Government’s efforts to ban 100 per cent fly-in fly-out (FIFO) operations across the state. The Queensland Resources...

Redundancy pay could be capped for coal miners

Redundancy pay could be capped at nine years for coal miners if a Fair Work Commission move is successful. Every four years the Black Coal Mining Industry Award, which outlines the minimum terms and...

Labour hire worker exploitation revealed in court

The exploitation of working people in the Bowen Basin and Queensland’s labour hire industry will be the focus of a Parliamentary hearing in Mackay today. The hearings of the Finance and...

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When work hurts

WorkCover Queensland share how workers’ compensation claims are determined. When it comes to workers’ compensation insurance in Queensland, some employers and workers might wonder how we make...