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WHAT HAVE UNIONS DONE FOR YOU?

TODAY'S UNIONS ARE CHANGING TO MEET THE NEEDS OF YOUNG PEOPLE

The following are improvements made to Members' wages and conditions over the past decades.

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8 hour day - 1950s

Minimum Living Wage set - 1900

Compensation for sick and injured workers - 1920s 40 Hour week with the weekend off - 1940s
Rights for Apprentices - 1960s Equal pay for women - 1970s
Holiday Pay - 1970s Superannuation for all workers - 1980s
Paid education leave - 1990s Training Wage for young workers - 1990s

Independent research proves that union member earn more than non-members in the same industry.

Active workplaces with a Union Delegate earn 17% more - that's $68 a week extra for someone on $400 a week.

TOGETHER WE ARE STRONGER - that's why 2 million people choose to belong to their union.  As a Union member, you have strength in numbers.

 

FOR MORE INFO: www.labor.net.au

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