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Tranzurban media statement: Response to union action

Press Release – Tranzurban

Its a trumped up action. Everything the unions claimed has been proven to be untrue our drivers are paid and treated well. Thats always been our way and its why weve been in this industry for close to 100 years. Read more »

Wellington bus drivers strike over unsafe conditions

Press Release – Wellington Tramways Union

Wellington bus drivers strike over unsafe conditions, lack of negotiations Wellington Tramways Union media release – 20 July, 2018 Read more »

Retraction and apology to Dr Rob Beaglehole

Press Release – New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union

Retraction and apology to Dr Rob Beaglehole 20 JULY 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Statement by Jordan Williams: This morning the Taxpayers Union reacted to a Newshub story dated today regarding sugar labelling which featured a video of Dr Rob Beaglehole … Read more »

Bluff community commits to Living Wage campaign

Press Release – Living Wage Aotearoa

Workers and community groups have agreed to campaign together to make Bluff a Living Wage town. Read more »

LGNZ corrects position on waste levy

Press Release – New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union

Local Government New Zealand have visited the offices of the Taxpayers Union and advised that, while they support raising the waste levy, they dont have a specific target in mind. This corrects a report from Radio New Zealand ( cited by … Read more »

WorkSafe accepts enforceable undertakings

Press Release – WorkSafe NZ

WorkSafe New Zealand has accepted enforceable undertakings from Plunket Electrical Oamaru Limited and McConnell Dowell Constructors Limited. Read more »

Advisor to Health Minister mixes his work and his politics

Press Release – New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union

The Health Ministers new policy advisor, Dr Rob Beaglehole, is out of line in appearing on Newshub this morning to lobby for new sugar labelling rules wearing the hat of a Dental Association spokesman. Read more »

NZME Announce Changes to Parental Leave Policy

Press Release – NZME.

20 July 2018 NZME has announced a change in its parental leave policy to better reflect the needs of parents when they welcome a new arrival into the family. Read more »

Employment Relations Amendment Bill 2018

Article – Employers Assistance Ltd

The Employment Relations Amendment Bill 2018 which was introduced in January still remains in the early stages with Parliament’s Select Committee. There are 2 more ‘readings’ and a ‘Committee of the whole House’ debate to go yet. It’s not even due … Read more »

Bus driver assaults just the tip of the iceberg

Press Release – First Union

Bus driver assaults just the tip of the iceberg A bus driver has come forward to tell her harrowing assault story. The driver, who wishes to remain anonymous, was dropping off passengers on her night route in Mangere on July 4th when she was … Read more »

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