In mid-October, legislation was tabled in Federal Parliament entitled ‘Proper Use of Worker Benefits Bill’ which, if passed in its current form, has the potential to significantly reduce the benefits that all worker redundancy funds, including Incolink, can provide to workers and employers. At this stage it has the potential to lead to increased costs and significantly reduce Occupational Health and Safety expertise in the Victorian construction industry.
Incolink aims to keep the building and construction industry, together with the wider community, informed of issues that affect us. Here you will find our media releases on issues relating to our company.
ONSITE Magazine - Summer Safety On Site
Incolink is excited to announce a partnership with Skin Patrol in order to commence a comprehensive Incolink Skin Checks program for our members. This is an extension of our more general Incolink Health Checks program which has been very popular with members.
ONSITE Magazine - ONSITE at Classic East Melbourne
Overlooking Fitzroy Gardens and Yarra Park and close to Melbourne’s famous sporting precinct, Built is constructing the $75 million Classic East Melbourne residential development for a Brookfield and Cbus Property joint venture. The project will deliver 64 luxury inner city apartments across three unique boutique buildings - Mosspennoch, Parade and 22 Clarendon.
Helping young gamblers help themselves
Inside gambling is a portal to expert research, case experience and commentary from the gambling help and public health sectors in Australia and overseas. Their November 2017 edition features Incolink Chief Executive, Dan O'Brien, Education & Support Team Leader, David Clark and Education & Support Officer, Chris Hoare. David is just one of our many staff whose focus is to provide preventative education to workers and apprentices in the building and construction industry.
The original article can also be accessed via the Inside Gambling website here.
ONSITE - CITY HIGH LIGHTS
Probuild is constructing the $770 million-plus 92 level apartment tower, Aurora Melbourne Central in La Trobe Street, Melbourne, for Malaysian developer UEM Sunrise.
ONSITE - CFMEU: Industry and Quality are First
Just as our Education and Training Unit is focused on quality and the serious issues facing our industry, the union as a whole works every day to ensure work is conducted safely and workers receive their proper share of the wealth they generate.
ONSITE - KEITH MAKES A GREAT CONNECTION
Keith won the $500 Bunnings gift card for completing our Contact+Connect program. Incolink joined beyondblue in this pilot to see if getting support on their smartphone would benefit our members.
ONSITE - MPA Victoria/Tasmania Awards for Excellence
The Master Painters Australia Awards for Excellence was a colourful and vibrant affair held at the Mantra Bell City Ballroom on 20 May 2017.
ONSITE - Sports Betting: Go Hard ...and lose your home
This is the true story of Dan who started with a few bets on Saturday nights after the footy. Read on to find out what can happen when it grew to be more than that...
ONSITE Magazine - A site with 'star' quality, Australia 108
Australia 108, a 101 level building which, when completed, will be the southern hemisphere’s tallest apartment tower.