Industry Update


Unions fined almost $600k in penalties for industrial campaigns

Unlawful industrial action campaigns against construction companies have cost unions and their members more than $110,000 per month in the past five months as a result of FWBC legal proceedings.FWBC has secured $599,500 in penalties stemming from six recent judgments...

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WA workers incur $1m in penalties for CBI strike

Workers who participated in unlawful industrial action on a West Australian building site have been ordered to pay penalties totalling $1,068,000.The respondents in the case were 117 CBI Construction Pty Ltd (CBI) employees at the Woodside LNG Expansion Project...

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FWBC negotiates Enforceable Undertaking with QLD company

FWBC has just negotiated its third, and most significant, Enforceable Undertaking (EU) with a construction company, Remote Building Solutions (Qld) Pty Ltd.An EU is a signed agreement between FWBC and another party under s715 of the Fair Work Act 2009 (FW Act)....

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