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UnionsWA is the state's peak union body, representing over 30 affiliated unions which have over 150,000 members in Western Australia. Unions provide an opportunity for employees to join together with others in their workplace and their industry to have a say about their pay, conditions, workplace health and safety and the ways in which work may impact on their lives for the better.

Meredith Hammat, Secretary - UnionsWA.

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Indonesia and the Asbestos. Not Here. Not Anywhere Campaign

      Did you know that in Indonesia today there are still 24 asbestos manufacturing factories? APHEDA Union Aid Abroad, UnionsWA and Labor for Aid are proud to sponsor this address in Australia by two leading Indonesian unionists on Thursday 9 May.  Please provide details below to RSVP.  Darisman has been an organiser and lead campaigner for LION, a non-profit organisation focused on increasing health and safety awareness located in Bandung, West Java since 2008. Subono is a former factory worker and now union leader who worked for 20 years in an asbestos manufacturing factory. You can read their biographies here)   Darisam...
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More privatisation doesn’t add up

UnionsWA has commented on the release today of the Mid-Year Financial Projections Statement (available online here) and the announcement of a scoping project to consider privatisation of Landgate.
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