Recently we were contacted by a young member of ours who made inquires into weekend penalties. She informed us that she was only being paid $16 per hour for weekend work. We wrote to the owners and informed them of their obligations under the award and sought back payment for our member concerned. We met […]
When resigning from your employment:
Remember, when terminating your employment you will need to advise the Union of your movements (i.e. either leaving the industry totally or transferring to another employer).
This information is not automatically provided to the Union by your employer so it is imperative that you advise the Union as soon as possible.
If the […]
Need legal assistance?
McLean McKenzie and Topfer have branches in Burnie, Smithton and visit Launceston and Hobart regularly.
Union members can receive assistance from McLean McKenzie and Topfer with any legal matter, whether associated with work or personal.
Give us a ring on 6331 7233 for further help.
McLean McKenzie and Topfer
41 Cattley St, Burnie
33 Smith St, Smithton
Employee Accident and Sickness Programme for Union Members
Protect your family
Statistics show that more than 1 in 3 employees will suffer an injury or illness that incapacitates them for a period of more than 3 months.
Can you afford not to be covered?
For the cost of around 3% of your gross wage your income will be protected […]