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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, Forestry, Maritime, Mining and Energy Union’s...

Anglo refuses to rule out hiring armed guards

German Creek miners are concerned Anglo American will employ armed security guards to intimidate workers striking at the Middlemount mine, according to the CMFEU. The union wrote to Anglo American’s...

Anglo to replace striking workers

Anglo American has escalated the situation at their German Creek mine, near Middlemount, by advertising for a new workforce while existing employees strike. The mining giant has engaged labour hire...

Industrial Action Costs Aurizon $2 million

Industrial Action Costs Aurizon $2 million

Coal carrier, Aurizon, claims that industrial action carried out by transport unions has cost the company $2 million on top of the loss of coal royalty revenue to the State Government. The Rail Tram...