Essential workers deserve a greater increase to minimum wage


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


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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Injured Workers Day 2020


Injured Workers Day is a new social movement to support injured workers and their families, and fix the broken systems […]

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Health Services Union welcomes withdrawal of union busting Ensuring Integrity Bill


The Health Services Union welcomes Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s withdrawal of the Ensuring Integrity legislation from a further vote in […]

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Largest survey of disability workers finds poor workforce conditions


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

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International Nurses Day 2020


This year the entire world has come to appreciate the vital work that nurses and health workers do. To our […]

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New report: COVID-19 impact on disability support workers


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


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


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

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Joint Statement Calling for Government Leadership on COVID-19 Strategy for Disability Sector


Unions and employers have joined forces calling for leadership from the Commonwealth Government in implementing a COVID-19 strategy for the […]

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