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Truck driver employees see similar issues as contractors

Press Release – First Union

In response to stories on long haul truck drivers sleeping at depots, not being able to eat or drink anything (because they dont have time to go to the bathroom) and having to pee in bottles due to the pressure to meet ever-more tightening deadlines, … Read more »

Wellington GPs to strike again

Press Release – Association of Salaried Medical Specialists

GPs at Wellingtons Ora Toa Health practices will strike again tomorrow (FRIDAY) for a full day because of the employers stubborn refusal to include dentists in the collective agreement. Read more »

Council urges resolution to disappointing bus outcome

Press Release – Greater Wellington Regional Council

Greater Wellington Regional Councils Sustainable Transport Committee Chair Barbara Donaldson says todays announcement of further industrial action on NZ Bus operated routes is a very disappointing outcome for Wellington bus customers. Read more »

Green Party welcome win by Sistema workers

Press Release – Green Party

The Green Party congratulate E t Sistema members who have secured a collective agreement that will ensure a 16% pay increase and a commitment to always pay workers above minimum wage. Read more »

Wellington Drivers vote for industrial action

Press Release – Wellington Tramways Union

Wellington bus drivers voted for industrial action including a fare strike – driving buses while refusing to take fares – from the 28th of January if their employer NZ Bus continues to force part-time shifts on them. Read more »

Win as Sistema members secure agreement

Press Release – E tu

E t Sistema members who have been in dispute with their employer over wages and conditions have agreed to accept the companys latest offer for a new collective agreement. Read more »

Check before you travel during strike action

Press Release – Greater Wellington Regional Council

Greater Wellington Regional Council is urging Metlink customers to check the Metlink website and commuter app and make alternative travel arrangements on Wednesday 16 January after an unexpected strike action at operator NZ Bus was called by the Tramways … Read more »

Care around the clock to continue throughout strike

Press Release – Northland District Health Board

With the New Zealand Resident Doctors Association 48 hour strike action starting tomorrow at 7am, Northland District Health Board is reminding people that they can help take the pressure off emergency services by always making their general practice … Read more »

Resident doctors deserve much better says NZNO

Press Release – New Zealand Nurses Organisation

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) supports the New Zealand Resident Doctors Association (NZRDA) in its industrial dispute with District Health Boards (DHBs) and warns that unsafe working conditions imposed on resident medical officers (RMOs) … Read more »

Care around the clock to continue throughout strike

Press Release – Canterbury DHB

With the New Zealand Resident Doctors Association 48 hour strike action starting tomorrow at 7am, Canterbury District Health Board is reminding people that they can help take the pressure off emergency services by always making their general practice … Read more »

Fuel delivery company refuses to agree to standard

Press Release – First Union

Fuel delivery company refuses to agree to standard industry allowances and takes latest offer off the table meanwhile partial strike continues Read more »

DHBs dispute union’s claims about bargaining

Press Release – District Health Boards

District Health Boards strongly dispute the claims made by the Resident Doctors Association about bargaining discussions related to a collective agreement for Resident Medical Officers (often called junior doctors). Read more »

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