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Enterprise Bargaining During COVID-19

Enterprise Bargaining During COVID-19

Many of Tasmania’s local government enterprise agreements are due to expire at the end of this financial year and bargaining beginning to get started before the Novel Coronavirus struck. As many of you would be aware, we are attempting to maintain employment and stave...
Enterprise Bargaining During COVID-19

Tasmanian Local Government Update

The Australian Services Union welcomes the JobKeeper (wage subsidy) payment as a positive step toward the union movement’s calls for greater support for workers. Despite generally supporting the JobKeeper payment, there are serious issues that the federal government...
Enterprise Bargaining During COVID-19

Tasmania, we’re by your side

Members of the Australian Services Union fill critical roles in the delivery of essential services across our state. The ASU’s focus in these industries, as with all others, has been to prioritise the work health and safety of members and minimising disruption to...
Tasmanian workplace Win for workers

Tasmanian workplace Win for workers

The Australian Services Union always fights for the inclusion of robust Dispute Settlement Procedure clauses within Enterprise Agreements. The importance of appropriate wording in the Disputes clause cannot be underestimated. These provisions should allow any...
Enterprise Bargaining During COVID-19

ASU Campaign for Wage Subsidies during COVID-19

For many of you work will have changed in many ways and the impacts of COVID-19 on Tasmania are already overwhelming. The ASU team are all working remotely now and fighting harder than ever to support you in these tough times.  We are only a phone call or an email...
Enterprise Bargaining During COVID-19

ASU COVID-19 Update – Anglicare Tasmania

These are challenging times without a doubt. As always the ASU team in Tasmania are actively assisting our members ( all be it remotely ) to ensure that their rights at work are protected through this crisis and that all employers in our areas of coverage are...