Author: Judith Sharp

31 Jul FAMILY & DOMESTIC VIOLENCE LEAVE

From 1 August 2018 most modern awards (including the Timber Industry Award 2010) have been varied to insert the Leave to deal with Family and Domestic Violence model term as follows: 36A. Leave to deal with Family and Domestic Violence [36A inserted by PR609389 ppc 01Aug18] 36A.1 This clause applies to...

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16 Jan POST ELECTION REPORT

The Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009 requires the Australian Electoral Commission to provide a written report on the conduct of the election for the TTIA Council.  A copy of this report and TTIA's response to this report is published on this website for Members only under "More"...

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25 Nov Election of TTIA Council Members

ELECTION NOTICE:  Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act 2009 Timber Trade Industrial Association Councillor Election - Unfilled Offices E2017/237 Nominations are called for: Councillor (3) Nominations, which must be in writing and comply with the registered rules of the organisation, may be made at any time from 28 November 2017....

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17 Oct HEAT FATIGUE

As summer approaches, once again employers are reminded to take measures to prevent fatigue caused by working outdoors.  Protection for workers from UV radiation and reduction of the hazards associated with working in hot and sunny environments is essential. Fatigue and heat-stress can affect a worker’s...

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