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Lifewise Strike: Complaints About Care Quality, Methodist Church Members Concerned

Tuesday, 12 January 2021, 4:14 pm | Etu NZ

Lifewise homecare workers continue their action to win a fair collective agreement which protects quality care at the Auckland-based homecare provider, taking strike action from 6am-9pm tomorrow (Wednesday) and picketing outside their employer’s ... More >>

Homecare Strike: Not So ‘Happy New Year’ For Lifewise Homecare Workers

Monday, 4 January 2021, 4:08 pm | Etu NZ

It’s not a very ‘Happy New Year’ for Lifewise homecare workers, who will go on strike for at least the next three full days unless the Lifewise Trust is prepared to settle a fair collective agreement. Homecare workers at Lifewise provide care ... More >>

Lifewise Home Support Workers Put On Pressure With Continued Strike Action

Wednesday, 16 December 2020, 8:18 am | Etu NZ

Home support workers employed by Auckland-based provider Lifewise are continuing to strike for fair hours, more sick leave, and the terms of a much-needed collective agreement. Workers have been on strike since Monday, in an effort to get the organisation ... More >>

Remembering The Air New Zealand Erebus Crew And Passengers With Memorial Service

Saturday, 28 November 2020, 8:45 am | Etu NZ

E tū, the union for aviation workers, invites all Kiwis to join in the remembrance of the crew and passengers in Air New Zealand’s Erebus disaster by observing one-minute’s silence on Saturday. On 28 November, as there is every year, there will be a wreath-laying ... More >>

Union Stands In Solidarity With Members Over Death At Worksite

Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 7:17 am | Etu NZ

E tū offers sincere condolences in the wake of the tragic death of a member from Auckland’s Alto Packaging. E tū Assistant National Secretary Rachel Mackintosh says the union stands in solidarity with his family and fellow union members who ... More >>

Air NZ Cuts Not Good Enough For Kiwis

Friday, 10 April 2020, 6:37 am | Etu NZ

Air New Zealand has announced specific details today about their decision to cut around 1500 jobs from their cabin crew workforce. Savage, E tū’s Head of Aviation, says that the New Zealand public will share worker’s dissatisfaction with the news. ... More >>

Bitter taste of Cadbury PR push

Wednesday, 30 May 2018, 3:49 pm | Etu NZ

A promotional road show by Cadbury owner, Mondelez, will likely serve as a bitter reminder for many New Zealanders of what happened to Cadbury Dunedin, says E tū. More >>