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Emergency Services Bullying Inquiry

We’ve spoken to many emergency service workers who want to put a submission into the current bullying inquiry, but have concerns about how making a submission might impact on their employment, and specifically that they have worries that making a submission may lead to them being bullied. The committee understands these concerns, and has a […]

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WorkCover Bullying inquiry submissions accepted until 17 October 2014

The “Review of the inquiry into allegations of bullying in WorkCover NSW” is currently accepting submissions until the 17 October 2014, with the committee’s final report due by the 11 December 2014. We strongly encourage interested parties to consider making a submission to this inquiry. Submissions may be lodged online on the Parliamentary website here. […]

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Inquiry needed to properly uncover WorkCover bullies

Following the finding on Friday in the NSW Industrial Relations Commission that WorkCover had systematically bullied a senior employee out of his job, the Greens NSW today called in Parliament to establish a Parliamentary Inquiry into bullying within WorkCover. Full text of motion is below. Greens NSW MP and Industrial Relations spokesperson David Shoebridge said: […]

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Police bullying needs to end

Greens MP and Justice spokesperson David Shoebridge has called for an end to the practice of police in the Illawarra conducting bail checks up to three times a night, and has called for the new Police Minister Michael Gallacher to halt this obvious over-policing. “Bail compliance checks are an important part of the justice system. […]

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