Australian Council of Trade Unions Secretary Sally McManus wrote to the Prime Minister overnight, calling on him to convene an emergency meeting with union leaders representing essential workers to address the escalating national Omicron crisis.
The ACTU Secretary used her correspondence to the Prime Minister to lay out a list of demands on behalf of workers, who continue to battle on the front lines of the fight against the virus.
Ms McManus’ demanded that:
Read the ACTU's full press release here.
Nothing works without workers. We need free tests, strengthened safety (not weakened!), proper PPE, and financial support. https://t.co/rFPajkRZ9d— HACSU (@hacsu) January 11, 2022