CWU T&S WEEKLY BULLETIN NO 2019 /
02 APR 2019
TELSTRA MEMBERS PHONE HOOKUP TONIGHT
Join our T&S hook-up this Tuesday evening to discuss the EBA campaign, hear reports, ask questions and hear of new bans next week. Vic T&S Secretary John Ellery will be available to answer questions as well. No PIN needed.
6PM TUESDAY 2 APRIL on 02 9696 0774 or 1300 289 804 - the Host code is #####
NEW BAN - PERIODIC STOPPAGE OF WORK - Friday 5 Apr and Monday 8 Apr
Members are directed to engage in 2 periods of work stoppages - starting 7.30am to finish 8.00 am on both days - Friday 5th April and Monday 8th April. Each stoppage will be 30 minutes duration, and apply to staff who have a work provided vehicle and are dispatched via an automatic dispatch terminal." Life and Limb" exemptions apply as in (2) above.
CURRENT TELSTRA PROTECTED INDUSTRIAL ACTION
We have a page which will be kept updated as soon as any changes occur. See the Current Protected Industrial Action Page. Watch the page as some changes have been made at short notice. For example the postal side of the union called off the uniform bans at 5.30pm last Monday just hours before the bans were to go into place.
BROADCAST AUSTRALIA JOB CUTS
BAI proposed 12 redundancies by 5 April 2019 across Field Services with another 11 roles to be made redundant by 7 Dec. At this stage, 7 Dec is subject to change. The location of affected roles are: WA/NT: 6, SA/VIC/TAS: 8, QLD: 4, NSW: 5. BAI received 24 VR applications and 2 applications seeking redeployment. BAI has extended the notice period to allow the 2 individuals more time to seek redeployment. There are no compulsory redundancies.
VIP - CONTACTING US - NEW PHONE NUMBER
Please note the following changes as we simplify our phone numbers
0428 942 878
Dan Dwyer Secretary/Lawyer - for industrial matters & advice
0428 942 878
Administrative eg payments, applications, change of details
Authorised by Dan Dwyer Branch Secretary
CWU Telecommunications & Services Branch, Leichhardt, NSW.