Lost your White Card? Click here to get a replacement. It's quick and easy!

Date Posted13/02/2017

CFMEU Fined almost $60,000 for SA Threats

The largest construction union has been ordered to pay a fine of almost $60,000 after threatening to bring down “Armageddon” on a site if the South Australian contractor enforced a legal order.

The CFMEU and 2 of its bosses were ordered to pay $57,500 for intimidating threats made to the head contractor of the Royal Adelaide Hospital’s construction site. The ruling was made in the Federal Court recently.

The contractor was threatened by the union in 2013 not to enforce a Fair Work Commission order which required employees on the project not to take industrial action.

A union boss warned that the union would bring national industrial action against the contractors other projects.

Read more at https://sourceable.net/cfmeu-fined-almost-60000-for-sa-threats/

Please share this post on social media with the icons below or to the left.

Peter Cutforth is a director of Urban E-Learning Pty Ltd., the RTO behind WhiteCardOnlineExpress.com.au, Australia's top ranked White Card course! The White Card is a mandatory requirement to enter any construction site in Australia and for just $38.90 you can get your White Card conveniently online through this website.  Click here to Start Course NOW!

Posted in Industry News Tagged with: , , , , ,

Urban E-Learning is not registered with CRICOS, therefore cannot offer training to student visa holders; please click here to see the UEL Student Handbook for further information.