ROGUE builder Hansen Yuncken is still displaying a callous disregard for safety just a week after a worker on its Sunshine Coast University project at Petrie had his leg badly mutilated.
The Australian Building and Construction Commission is an abject failure, especially when it comes to recovering unpaid wages and entitlements.
While the rest of Australia enjoys a long weekend, workers on construction giant John Holland’s troubled Autohaus project in Brisbane are being told to report for duty as usual.
There is nothing “fair” about a supposedly independent umpire stacked with partisan political appointees who unashamedly parade their bias on social media.
The Logan Enhancement Project at Stretton is a catastrophic accident waiting to happen unless there is an immediate suspension of installation of pre-cast concrete sections, accompanied by a full safety audit.
Construction giant Watpac has proven itself unfit to continue as lead contractor of the $300 million Townsville stadium project, and must be removed, the CFMEU said.
The CFMEU National Construction Secretary Dave Noonan has condemned threats by the ABCC to fine construction workers up to $42,000 for participating in next week’s Change the Rules political protests.
The CFMEU has called for Malcolm Turnbull’s industrial political attack dog, the ABCC, to be wound up after a judge criticised a case as “a completely unnecessarily waste of public money”.
A construction company used by Malcolm Turnbull and Michaelia Cash at a press conference in 2016 to announce the prospect of a double dissolution election has admitted to breakin