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    'Historic decision' paves way for safer roads

    March 21

    The move to establish a tribunal to set pay rates for truck drivers is a “historic decision”, according to the Transport Workers Union, which says the reform will improve road safety.

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    Sterle threatens fisticuffs as safe rates passes

    March 21

    The Federal Government has succeeded in its push to reshape trucking pay rates, but not before a Labor senator threatened to slap around his Coalition counterpart for opposing the reform.

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    Safer roads for all Australians - The Hon Anthony Albanese MP

    March 21

    Today I joined the Prime Minister and representatives from the Transport Workers Union on the lawn at Parliament House to celebrate the passing of historic laws which will improve road safety for truck drivers, their families and all Australian road users.

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    Fair go for visa workers

    March 18

    The Federal Government is being lobbied for a watchdog to expose unscrupulous employers who oppress and intimidate migrant workers.

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    Coalition filibusters safe rates bill

    March 16

     Labor has accused the coalition of delaying passage of safe rates legislation out of cynical opposition to the laws.

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    Back to basics for Joyce & Co

    March 13

    Could that solitary figure rummaging through the used parachutes at Sydney Airport really be our very own Qantas boss Alan Joyce?