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Truckies’ minimum pay rates back on Labor’s agenda
3 years ago

Truckies’ minimum pay rates back on Labor’s agenda

Elizabeth Colman and Joe Kelly

Bill Shorten has pledged to revive minimum pay for truckies if Labor is elected, risking a fierce backlash from owner-drivers who earlier this …
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Labor tight-lipped on road tribunal return
3 years ago

Labor tight-lipped on road tribunal return

22 April 2016

Federal Labor will announce a response to the axing of a road safety tribunal, but won’t reveal whether it will reinstate it if elected.

The government secured …
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RSRT ceases operations today
3 years ago

RSRT ceases operations today

By  •  RSRT

Most readers would be aware of the vigorous public debate that emerged as a result of industry concerns about the adverse economic and employment impact of the Retail Rates Order …
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Bill Shorten leaves door open on revisiting a truckers’ tribunal
3 years ago

Bill Shorten leaves door open on revisiting a truckers’ tribunal

Joe Kelly, 20 April 2016

Bill Shorten has left open the door to bringing back a version of the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal, defending the nexus between pay rates and …
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GOVT TO USE RSRT FUNDS FOR NATIONAL CAMERA SYSTEM
3 years ago

GOVT TO USE RSRT FUNDS FOR NATIONAL CAMERA SYSTEM

20 April 2016

Part of the annual funding for the RSRT will be redirected to a national 70-camera system run by the NHVR

The federal government will use part of …
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RSRT driven onto fast track to oblivion
3 years ago

RSRT driven onto fast track to oblivion

Joe Kelly, 19 April 2016

The Senate last night agreed to abolish Labor’s Road Safety ­Remuneration Tribunal, with the government winning crossbench support to scrap the controversial body.

The government …
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Michaelia Cash calls on TWU to cough up $222,000
3 years ago

Michaelia Cash calls on TWU to cough up $222,000

Elizabeth Colman, 20 April 2016

The Turnbull government is ­demanding the Transport Workers Union repay a six-figure sum it received to publicise Labor’s Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal­ ­before it was …
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Senate votes to scrap road safety tribunal
3 years ago

Senate votes to scrap road safety tribunal

Ewin Hannan, 18 April 2016

The Senate has voted to scrap the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal, after the Turnbull Government won the backing of key crossbenchers to kill off the controversial body.


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Labor stops short on Road Safety tribunal pledge
3 years ago

Labor stops short on Road Safety tribunal pledge

Jared Owens, 19 April 2016

Bill Shorten has stopped short of pledging to reinstate the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal if he wins government on July 2, but has reaffirmed the …
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Truckies saved after Turnbull remembers how business works
3 years ago

Truckies saved after Turnbull remembers how business works

Robert Gottliebsen, 19 April 2016

Such is the power of digital journalism that sometimes a headline can change a nation. And so it was that on Monday, April 11 Paul …
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