HSU statement

HSU frustrated by stalling of paid pandemic leave decision

08.07.2020

The HSU is disappointed by the Fair Work Commission’s (FWC) decision today to adjourn our application for paid pandemic leave […]

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Essential workers deserve a greater increase to minimum wage

19.06.2020

The HSU is disappointed by the Fair Work Commission’s decision today to apply a very modest 1.75% increase the minimum […]

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International Cleaners Day – Gov support of aged care cleaners needed

15.06.2020

The work of cleaners has been vital to controlling the outbreak of COVID-19 in Australia and has confirmed the critical […]

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Largest survey of disability workers finds poor workforce conditions

18.05.2020

Findings from a survey of more than 2300 disability workers released today shows that the current workforce conditions under the […]

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New report: COVID-19 impact on disability support workers

04.05.2020

A report by the UNSW Sydney released today shares the initial experiences of the disability workforce during the COVID-19 outbreak. […]

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HSU calls for a COVID-19 Care Allowance for disability support workers

29.04.2020

The Health Services Union (HSU) has filed for a COVID-19 Care Allowance for disability support workers in an application to […]

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Health Services Union fights for paid pandemic leave

21.04.2020

The Health Services Union (HSU) has called for additional paid pandemic leave entitlements for health, aged and community care workers […]

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HSU welcomes findings and recommendations of the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System

29.11.2019

HSU National welcomes the findings and recommendations contained in the Interim Report from the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health […]

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The Government’s priorities are all wrong on disability

10.05.2019

The forecast Federal Budget surplus, built on the back of a $1.6b NDIS ‘underspend’, showed the country that this Government’s […]

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Labor plan will help put the heart back in the NDIS

03.05.2019

HSU National today welcomed the Australian Labor Party’s NDIS policy announcement which will start to repair the damage done by […]

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