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As a member of the CFMEU, you get access to a whole range of special deals from ME Bank
Created Fri 27/03/2015, Last Updated Fri 27/03/2015

ME Bank is offering some fantastic deals to CFMEU members

Did you know that, as a member of the CFMEU, you get access to a whole range of special deals from ME Bank?

We’re not like other banks. We were created by industry super funds, to help members of funds and unions get access to fairer, more customer-oriented banking.

That’s why ME Bank runs a dedicated program of offers just for members of unions and industry super funds.

Click here to see what’s available to you right now.

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Created Thu 26/03/2015, Last Updated Thu 26/03/2015

CFMEU proposal for new impairment policy includes drug and alcohol testing

The CFMEU construction division is today announcing its proposal for an impairment policy in the industry. The policy – which for the first time includes a proposal for drug and alcohol testing - focuses on safety in the workplace.

CFMEU National Construction Secretary Dave Noonan said the union was consulting with the membership about the policy and stressed that testing was just one component of their proposal. “

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Created Thu 19/03/2015, Last Updated Thu 19/03/2015

Statement from the CFMEU National Secretary, Michael O’Connor, in response to allegations made under Parliamentary privilege

The CFMEU has called on Fair Work Building and Construction (FWBC) Director Nigel Hadgkiss to go to the police with allegations that female FWBC staff were threatened with rape.

These allegations were first raised by Mr Hadgkiss in a Senate Estimates Committee hearing three weeks ago, and were repeated by Senator Abetz in Federal Parliament yesterday (Senate Question Time).