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Greens Matter of Public Importance - WorkSafe Tasmania and the Bob Brown Foundation

Parliamentary Activity - The Liberals, the Labor Party and the Independent are all doing the same thing: they are creating a faux risk here but this is not what this issue is about. The real risk people are protesting peacefully in the forest is because they...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 5 Mar 2020

Greens Matter of Public Importance - WorkSafe Tasmania and the Bob Brown Foundation

Parliamentary Activity - We brought this on as a matter of public importance today because public trust in our institutions is essential. For the public to be able to have a measure of faith in the integrity of ministers of the Crown is essential and a...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 5 Mar 2020

Activities of WorkSafe Tasmania Regulator

Parliamentary Activity - On your watch Tasmania's Workplace Health and Safety Regulator has explicitly targeted the Bob Brown Foundation, the first time unlawfully, and the second attempt yesterday with a threatened $50 000 fine.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 5 Mar 2020

WorkSafe Tasmania Referral of Bob Brown Foundation

Parliamentary Activity - You and Mr Barnett issued a joint media statement on the morning of 21 February that stated that you had referred the alleged unsafe workplace behaviours of the Bob Brown Foundation to WorkSafe Tasmania.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 4 Mar 2020

Questions Still Hang Over WorkSafe Protest Referral

Media Release - In Parliament today, the Minister for Justice, Elise Archer, undermined her own official statement and denied she referred alleged unsafe workplace behaviours of the Bob Brown Foundation to WorkSafe Tasmania.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 4 Mar 2020

WorkSafe Tasmania Prohibition Notice on Bob Brown Foundation

Parliamentary Activity - Did the Attorney-General or Mr Barnett give you the heads up about the prohibition notice that WorkSafe Tasmania tried, unlawfully as it turns out, to slap on the Bob Brown Foundation?

Cassy O'Connor MP - 3 Mar 2020

Slippery Language from Gutwein on WorkSafe Referral

Media Release - In his first question time as Premier, Peter Gutwein could apparently not give an honest answer about his knowledge of the unlawful WorkSafe prohibition notice slapped on the Bob Brown Foundation a fortnight ago.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 3 Mar 2020

Greens Refer Barnett, Archer and WorkSafe CEO to Integrity Commission

Media Release - The Tasmanian Greens have today written to the Integrity Commissioner asking him to investigate allegations of the serious misconduct of Attorney-General Elise Archer, Resources Minister Guy Barnett, and WorkSafe CEO Mark Cocker.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 27 Feb 2020

Integrity Commission referral of Archer, Barnett and Cocker

Submission - Referral of Attorney-General Archer, Minister Barnett, and WorkSafe Chief Executive Mark Cocker to the Integrity...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 27 Feb 2020

Another Authoritarian Attack on Peaceful Protesters

Media Release - Today’s attack on the right to peaceful forest protest through WorkSafe Tasmania’s directive to the Bob Brown Foundation is a politically motivated shield for the logging industry.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 21 Feb 2020

Serious Lead Levels Demand Health Investigation

Media Release - High levels of lead detected in the water supply for the new Royal Hobart Hospital K-Block building is deeply concerning news.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 6 Feb 2020

Underfunding WorkSafe Risks Lives

Media Release - The Hodgman Government’s budget priorities are clearly affecting WorkSafe Tasmania’s ability to employ the necessary staff to safeguard workers’ health and safety.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 26 Aug 2019

Log Trucks on Tasmanian Roads

Media Release - Resources Minister, Guy Barnett, is either misleading or in denial over the evidence that an increased number of log trucks on Tasmanian roads will lead to an increase in serious accidents and fatalities. 

Cassy O'Connor MP - 30 Mar 2017

Public Health Crisis

Parliamentary Activity - The Greens have been watching, as has the rest of Tasmania, as the front pages of most of the state's newspapers have continuously throughout this year painted a terrible situation that has been unfolding since this Government and this...

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 17 Nov 2016

Patient Care at Risk

Parliamentary Activity - Calls on the government to permanently employ more nurses and midwives in order to ensure safe patient care rather than relying on overtime and double shifts. 

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 18 Nov 2015

Fireworks Permits

Parliamentary Activity - Calls on the Government to review the way Fireworks Permits are issued to ensure that people can make representation to WorkSafe Tasmania before permits are issued.

Nick Mckim - 3 Jun 2015