Casual workers employed on fruit fly crisis not paid for weeks, union claims

Casual workers employed on fruit fly crisis not paid for weeks, union claims

Updated March 22, 2018 07:23:11 Casual state government staff brought in to respond to Tasmania’s fruit fly crisis weren’t paid for almost a month, according to the Community and Public Sector Union(CPSU). The CPSU has taken the Department of Primary Industries Parks Water and Environment (DPIPWE) to the Industrial Commission …

Tathra bushfire: Union calls for funding cut explanation; RFS finds electrical infrastructure likely cause

Tathra bushfire: Union calls for funding cut explanation; RFS finds electrical infrastructure likely cause

Updated March 22, 2018 19:40:05 Photo: Ingrid Mitchell and Deborah Naif walk through the remnants of their house on Wildlife Drive, Tathra. (ABC News: Matthew Roberts) Related Story: Tathra fire inquiry will debunk ‘filthy and disgusting’ union tactics, Minister says Related Story: More homes could have been saved in Tathra …

International Cycling Union to X-ray and dismantle bikes in crackdown on hidden motors

International Cycling Union to X-ray and dismantle bikes in crackdown on hidden motors

Updated March 22, 2018 10:45:15 Photo: UCI has stepped up its fight against the use of hidden engines. (Reuters: Denis Balibouse) Related Story: Cycling motor cheat banned for six years Related Story: Cycling authorities should approach concealed-motor issue like doping, Chris Froome says The International Cycling Union (UCI) says it …