Media Releases

Survey finds 'epidemic' levels of mental health hazards in SA workplaces

November 07, 2023

The results of the 2023 Work Shouldn't Hurt Survey, the nation's largest annual Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) survey, have been unveiled, revealing deeply concerning findings regarding the state of mental health risks in South Australian workplaces.

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SA Unions propose bold agenda on the 150th anniversary of the 8-hour day

September 15, 2023

Unions in South Australia are taking a powerful stand on the 150th anniversary of the historic 8-hour workday by unveiling a bold report featuring eight critical recommendations aimed at safeguarding the 8-hour workday for the next 150 years.

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Workers' voices elevated under new TAFE SA 'roadmap' strategy

August 07, 2023

SA Unions welcome today's release of the 'roadmap' for the future of TAFE SA, which promises to prioritise workers' needs and aspirations.

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SA to ban dangerous uncontrolled cutting of engineered stone

August 01, 2023

By September 1st, South Australia will ban dangerous practices associated with engineered stone to reduce the number of workers exposed to deadly silica dust.

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Kill a worker, go to jail - SA Gov introduces industrial manslaughter laws

July 05, 2023

Tomorrow the South Australian Labor Government will introduce industrial manslaughter legislation to ensure that; if you kill a worker, you go to jail.

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Broad coalition honours Workers' Memorial Day, calling for urgent workplace safety reform

April 27, 2023

JOINT STATEMENT FROM: SA Unions, Voice of Industrial Death, CFMEU SA, Ambulance Employees' Association SA, Asbestos Victims Association SA.

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