The video below will be one of several to highlight this issue for our members who carry-out the skilled but dangerous job of maintaining our traffic lights and signals 24/7 to assist in keeping our roads safe for the West Australian public.
Expecting highly skilled workers to accept a 25% wage cut due to a decision made by the Main Roads department (an ALP one at that) is an OUTRAGE.
As well as legitimising the Federal Liberal Governments broken IR laws, which allow companies to negotiate these dodgy agreements with no Union or direct workforce representation, this State Government is reducing workers wages to fix their inherited budget deficit.
SHAME ON MAIN ROADS DEPT & SHAME ON THE ALP STATE GOVERNMENT.
Share this with mates and contact the Transport Minister Rita Saffiotti’s office
P: 08 6552 5500
to register your disapproval of their anti-worker, anti-Union, ‘cheapest is best’ decision.
THE RULES ARE BROKEN – CHANGE THE RULES.
Peter Carter ETU WA State Secratary