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24
March, 2021

RFDS EBA – Current Status

24 March, 2021

If the conciliation process does not result in a resolution, the VAU has a new Protected Action Ballot Application ready to be filed in the Fair Work Commission.

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24
March, 2021

Industrial Update – New EA Disciplinary Procedure 

24 March, 2021

The new Procedure provides the VAU with much more scope to protect members against inconsistent, ad hoc, and unfair investigations and outcomes.

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March, 2021

Meal Breaks

15 March, 2021

Rest assured the VAU will be prosecuting this matter and are currently considering legal options arising under both the Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth) and Occupational Health & Safety Act 2004 (Vic).

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12
March, 2021

VAU Industrial Assistance Update – Don’t wait to ask for help

12 March, 2021

If the VAU is involved from the start of a process initiated by your employer, we can make sure that they are following their own policies and processes when discussing issues of concern with you.

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March, 2021

Ambulance Workload

01 March, 2021

As members will be aware, recently the VAU successfully lobbied for increases in paramedic resources across Victoria, which resulted in the following initiatives:

16
February, 2021

Threats to revoke Flexible Working Arrangements

16 February, 2021

Where you are rostered as spare for a shift, you will start and finish from your home branch as per the shift times detailed in your FWA unless: 

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12
February, 2021

Ambulance Victoria Enterprise Agreement – Wages and Allowances

12 February, 2021

A number of improvements to wages and conditions were achieved in the most recent round of enterprise bargaining with Ambulance Victoria (AV).

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February, 2021

Ambulance Victoria Enterprise Agreement – Unsociable Shift Incentive – now in effect

09 February, 2021

The Victorian Ambulance Union Incorporated would like to draw members attention the following clause of the AV EBA 2020 which came into effect from 1 February 2021:

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02
February, 2021

Riding for spinal cure Australia

02 February, 2021

On Thursday 10 December 2020 Paramedic and Victorian Ambulance Union Incorporated member Emma Mickle left Melbourne to ride her bike to Canberra to raise money for Spinal Cure Australia.