On June 15th over 12 000 Union members from across the state, including members of the NSW Nurses' Association, packed Macquarie Street Sydney to protest against Barry O'Farrell's slashing of workers rights for public sector workers. Watch the video below. Did...
The NSWNA Council has endorsed the taking of ballots by all Branches regarding stop work action for rallies to protest against Industrial Relations legislation introduced to Parliament by the O'Farrell Government. The first of these rallies will be held at...
Shellharbour Private Hospital members are celebrating their first pay rise in three years, thanks to threatened industrial action. Shellharbour Private Hospital Branch was forced to threaten industrial action through the NSWNA when management refused to negotiate a reasonable pay agreement,...
Do you have questions about what the Industrial Relations Bill really means and how it will affect your job? Read through some of our frequently asked questions and answers below. Q 1 Isn’t the O’Farrell Government only enforcing the previous...
An ad that was in page 17 of The Daily Telegraph sends a strong message to the O'Farrell Government that they do not have the right to remove the independence of the NSW Industrial Relations Commission. The reality is the...
A fifth hospital President Private Hospital at Kirrawee - starts voting this Friday. NSW Nurses Association (NSWNA) members at a major Sydney private hospital operator - Macquarie Hospital Services - have voted overwhelmingly to take industrial action to improve their...
A small taste of "night duty" might help convince the NSW parliament that the O'Farrell Government's attack on the independence of the NSW Industrial Relations Commission (NSW IRC) is not in the public interest! NSWNA general secretary, Brett Holmes, said nurses...
Are you being paid for the hours you have worked? Are you receiving all your entitlements? Many nurses have questions about their payslips so The Lamp has provided a practical guide to help you. When you receive your payslip, do...
Don't allow Premier Barry O'Farrell to introduce laws into parliament that will cut the wages and conditions of thousands of public sector workers. With a stroke of a pen -Barry O'Farrell will determine your rights at work As you may...
About 130 NSW Nurses Association (NSWNA) members at a major Sydney private hospital operator - Macquarie Hospital Services have started voting on whether to take industrial action to improve their pay rates and protect various allowances they currently receive. The...