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Impacts of Tasmanian Lockdown on Local Government

Impacts of Tasmanian Lockdown on Local Government

The decision to lockdown Southern Tasmania for a period of three days means Tasmania has now begun its first lockdown in around 18 months. Understandably, the announcement has left many members with questions as to how this decision will impact their work come Monday....
Huon Valley Council – ASU Meetings following changes at Council

Burnie City Council – ASU Meetings

The ASU will be holding paid union meetings at Burnie City Council. These meetings have been approved by management and we encourage your attendance. DATE: Wednesday 20 October TIME: 7.30am VENUE: Depot DATE: Wednesday 20 October TIME: 10.00am VENUE: Burnie City...
Impacts of Tasmanian Lockdown on Local Government

Time to ramp up the Protected Actions!

You have been putting great pressure on TasWater with your current actions and now it’s time to ramp up to Phase 2 of Industrial Action. As of next Wednesday 6 October 2021, all financial members (who are covered by one of the General Employees Enterprise Agreements)...
ASU won’t accept toxic workplace culture

ASU won’t accept toxic workplace culture

The workplace culture makes a big difference to the health of workers. Where there is bullying and harassment, workers don’t fare well, their health suffers, and they need to take time off work because of the health impacts of the work environment. That’s...