Australia Post workers to strike again in Tasmania

Tasmania’s postal workers are taking further strike action, two days before Christmas, reports ABC. The article continues:

The Communications Union has confirmed almost all of Tasmania’s 570 Australia post work force will stop work on Wednesday (23 December) for 24 hours.

The move follows a break down in communication with Australia Post at the weekend over long-running enterprise bargaining dispute.

Communication Workers Union secretary Peter Miller says many Tasmanians will not get their Christmas mail.

“The backlog of mail that is mainly on the mainland in Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland,” he said.

“On top of the national strikes and the strike here in Tasmania there will be quite of mail I doubt that will be delivered to customers before Christmas.”

Australia Post’s Alex Twomey says that is not the case. “We’ve managed to clear the backlog, the impact in Tasmania was very minimal,” he said.

Relevant Directory Listings

Listing image

INFORM GmbH

Agile Yard Management with SyncroTESS INFORM’s Agile Yard Management software, SyncroTESS, optimizes the handling of load units in post and parcel centers. Through the synchronized interaction between gate, yard, and logistics center, SyncroTESS enables an efficient, transparent and optimized yard management providing: Reduced gate times […]

Find out more

Other Directory Listings

Advertisement

MER Magazine


The Mail & Express Review (MER) Magazine is our quarterly print publication. Packed with original content and thought-provoking features, MER is a must-read for those who want the inside track on the industry.

 

P&P Poll

Loading

Which stories do you most like reading about on Post & Parcel?

Thank you for voting
You have already voted on this poll!
Please select an option!






Pin It on Pinterest

Share This