RTBU Maurice Blackburn Student Bursary
Applications open Monday 15 January 2018 and close Friday 16 March 2018
Winners will be announced on Friday, 23 March 2018
For more information contact the office on 3839 4988.
rt health fund - members' own health insurance.
Inaugural Dental Day on Thursday, 1 February 2018
Organise your will for peace of mind this Christmas.
As 2017 winds up, it's worth making sure you have a will in place. All RTBU members are eligible for a free will through Maurice Blackburn. Contact our office on 3839 4988 or at firstname.lastname@example.org to have a kit sent out.
Asbestos Exposure Register for QR Mayne Rail Yards
Queensland Rail Members at Mayne - please see our newsletter regarding the discovery of asbestos fibres at Mayne which includes details on how to resister potential exposure on the National Asbestos Exposure Register and Maurice Blackburn's Asbestos Register.
Bus Drivers Deserve Safety
Itís time for the Lord Mayor to stop insulting his drivers, to recognise their hard work, to stop belittling them for their very real fears for their safety at work. It's time for Mayor Quirk to work with Bus Drivers for everyone's safety.
RTBU: A Proud History
The RTBU was formed 1 March 1993 through the historic amalgamation of three railway unions and one tram and bus union. These unions have a strong tradition dating back to the nineteenth century. The oldest was the Locomotive Engine Drivers' Association which formed in 1861 in Victoria making the RTBU the oldest rail union in Australia.
History of the Queensland Community Alliance
Since our humble beginnings in 2013, the Queensland Community Alliance has grown progressively. We have developed our capacity to act together and build relationships across our organisations, and won victories that have addressed pressures and improved our communities in Logan, Ipswich and Brisbane.
A short history of the alliance (less than 4 minutes)
Maurice Blackburn Lawyers work for members
Maurice Blackburn have a long history of helping our members face legal problems related and unrelated to their employment.
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This app has been created to make it easy for you to submit details of a referral to Maurice Blackburn. Once submitted, your member will hear from a Maurice Blackburn lawyer within 24 hours, or on the next business day.
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