APA (NSW) Member Update: Paramedics Wages Often an After Thought

Dear Member, Yesterday APA (NSW) representatives met with NSW Ambulance (NSWA) and Health Share NSW (HS NSW) representatives about the significant issues with payment of wages over the Christmas period. Disappointingly, Health Share NSW representatives attempted to downplay the impact of the error. APA (NSW) representatives made it clear to them; paramedics work very hard[…]

APA (NSW) Member Update: Mandatory Use of Auto Answer – WHS Concerns

Dear Member, Today representatives of APA (NSW) attended the Industrial Relations Commission (IRC) regarding the introduction of auto answer in Control Centres. All impacted unions opposed the introduction of the mandatory use of auto answer on behalf of their members, on the basis that it causes additional stress for workers in what is already an[…]