PNG workers Launch Class Action Against Australian Company

 376 total views,  6 views today

Natalie Whiting of the ABC in an article titled “Foreign workers launch class action suit against mining company” said that a number of Papua New Guinean workers at taking class action against the labour hire company that brought them to Australia.

Key points :

  • The number of Papua New Guinean workers involved are 80
  • They were brought in by a Labour hire company on 3 year contracts
  • It’s been 7 years since they were hired
  • They’re taking action against  labour hire firm Corestaff
  • they’re alleging that they’ve been left ‘high and dry’.
  • They were sent back months later after arriving
  • It’s likely that the work dried up

Pic: ABC & Pat McGrath