Daily Archives: September 3, 2009

Victorian Union’s rally to demand "Best Practice" National OHS Laws

by Peter Curtis AEU

Meanwhile Unionists support Ark Tribe outside court. Ark faces ABCC charges.

7,000 workers marched on the Victorian Parliament, and a further thousand in Geelong, calling on the Brumby ALP Government to pressure their federal counterparts to make the best Occupational Health and Safety laws possible through the national ‘harmonisation’ process. The federal government should be taking the best laws that each state has to offer if they are to set a new national minimum standard. Continue reading