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Friday 22 Aug 2014

The Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency is holding the inaugural International Conference on Asbestos Awareness and Management 2014.

November is National Asbestos Awareness Month and the agency has organised a conference featuring well renowned international experts in asbestos management, health, advocacy and governance to challenge delegates into thinking how Australia can drive change in our region and globally when it comes to the continued manufacturing and distribution of asbestos containing materials. 

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Friday 1 Aug 2014

The Council of Australian Governments (COAG) has embarked on an review of Australia's OHS laws. The issues paper released by the Abbott Government makes clear that the rights of unions and health and safety representatives to protect workers is under threat. Make your views known to your union, to Comcare (if you are covered by the federal scheme) or to your state or territory OHS Regulator.

Have your say by phoning or emailing. Tell the review that OHS laws should not be watered down.

Western Australia: COB Wednesday 30 July 2014

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Thursday 31 Jul 2014

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Friday 18 Jul 2014

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Friday 18 Jul 2014

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Friday 18 Jul 2014

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Friday 18 Jul 2014

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Friday 18 Jul 2014

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Friday 18 Jul 2014

Source: CFMEU Victoria

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Thursday 17 Jul 2014

Grant Denyer’s recent revelations about exhaustion once again raise questions about whether we’re on the path to burnout.

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Wednesday 16 Jul 2014

Strong unions exist to ensure workers go home safely, writes Andrew Vickers.

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Monday 14 Jul 2014

Are you being paid correctly and receiving the right entitlements at work?

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Wednesday 2 Jul 2014

Australian offshore oil and gas unions meet with Norwegian counterparts in Oslo on 26 June 2014 to discuss occupational health and safety.

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Tuesday 1 Jul 2014

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Tuesday 1 Jul 2014

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