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The queue to have a labour dispute resolved in the Fair Work Commission now extends around a brace of blocks: Palm Beach Motor Yachts (Ashley-Cooper), Commonwealth Securities Limited (Dias), NBNCO (Bogle), Tin Staffing Services (Gao), Roy Hill Station Pty Ltd (Cole), Broadspectrum Australia Pty Ltd (Kolvik), Visa Global Logistics Pty Ltd (Guthrie), Commonwealth Bank of Australia (Vo), Andrew Skelton (Toniotti), Gallilee Regional Catholic Primary School (Tobin), Bendigo Kangan Institute (Edwards, Freyer, McAllen, Smarrelli, Vavala, Wade), G4S Australia and New Zealand (Lee), APT Management Services Pty Ltd (Lin), Rentokil Initial Pty Ltd (Zakhari), GEMELA Pty Ltd (Gomes), St Michael’s Grammar School (Dai), 13 Cabs (Toniotti), Queensland Airports Limited (Coleman), Kmart Australia Limited & Kmart Australia Limited (Burns), Feros Care (Vanderham), Humphreys Corporate Pty Ltd (Steen), Pintupi Homelands Health Service (Smart), Access Community Services Limited (Townsend), Barton General Practice (Collins), Australian Capital Territory represented by Canberra Health Services (Gorey), BTG PLC (Dunstan), APT Management Services Pty Ltd (Lin), RM & JL Brewer Family Trust (Mamo), Marrickville Legal Centre (Murray), Aruma Services (Petrone), Forte Sydney Constructions (Ciantar), Medibank Health Solutions (Du Valle), Beijing Capital Airlines Co Limited (Shan), Unilever Australia Ltd (Munoz), The Commonwealth of Australia represented by the Department of Human Services (Jones), Cater Care (Hooshmand), Illawarra Retirement Trust (Woolwich) (Grass), Medibank Health Solutions (Du Valle), CSF Financial Services Pty Ltd (Brethouwer), Highway NN Pty Ltd (Fitzgerald), Safa Scaffolding Pty Ltd (Lewis), E E Muir & Sons Pty Ltd (Beazley), Slade Group (Rennett), The Trustee for R L Dawkins Family Trust (O’Doherty), Nextt (Olajames), Snowdon Developments (Perry), Anglo Coal (Grasstree Management) Pty Ltd (Myburgh), Qantas Airways Limited (Mellios), Finney Pty Ltd (Ryan), Serco Australia Pty Ltd (Bedi), Cobham Aviation Services Pty Ltd (Hill), Orbitz Elevators Pty Ltd (Ryan), Queensland Bulk Water Supply Authority (Ablitt), Distinctive Tile Imports Pty Ltd (Cray), Control Technologies International Pty Ltd & Holden and Others (Dickson), QGC Pty Ltd (Markham), Calvary Health Care ACT Limited (Hijazi), Japara Healthcare Limited (McGlone), Melbourne Health (Tzimas), Melbourne City Mission Inc (Ferris), Pinarc Disability Support Inc (Corrie), Caxton Street Agencies Pty Ltd (More), Woolworths Group Limited (Hofman), Murdoch University (Johnson), Salvation Army (Johnson), TRC Projects Pty Ltd (Galaz, Herreara), Hyne Timber Pty Ltd (Qyarmby), Warren Smith & Partners Pty Ltd (McCaffery), Dhingra Enterprises Pty Ltd (Ali), Toll Transport Pty Ltd (Nikiforidis), The Traffic Controllers Pty Ltd (Priestley, Te Kani), Toast NSW Pty Ltd (Gluzman), Perth Mech Pty Ltd (Kellaway), Safety Australia Group Pty Ltd (Thistlethwaite), Kone Elevators Pty Ltd (Black), The University of Wollongong (Abdul-latif), Domain Property Group Pty Ltd (Weiss), Bill & Ben Investments Pty Ltd (Ford).

Safety Australia Group Pty Limited is facing a s.394 (application for unfair dismissal remedy) before Commissioner McKenna in Hearing Room 12-2 – Level 12 in Sydney (Thistlethwaite).

The Fair Work Commission lawlist for today is: Coastal Homes and Developments (Crowhurst), PathLinc Pty Ltd (Dever), Quantum FM Pty Ltd (Maddock), Angela Gobbi Pty Ltd (De Castris), Toll Transport Pty Ltd (Bailey), University of Technology Sydney (Zhao), CMPL (Milne), Woolworths Group Limited (Kumar), Diversified Services (Anslow), Western Health (Le), N W & L M Triggs C/ Bullant Brewery (Glover), The University of Melbourne (Pilbrow), Northvic Parcels Pty Ltd (McLennan), John Holland Group Pty Ltd (Jenkins), Kingston Ya Capital Pty Ltd as trustee for Kingston Ya Capital Trust (Haddow), Softwoods Timberyards Pty Ltd (Murphy), Cobham Aviation Services Pty Ltd (Hill), The Roman Catholic Trust Corporation for the Diocese of Cairns (Davi), Western Bakeries Pty Ltd (Holden), Express Timber & Dunnage Pty Ltd (Strong) and Distinctive Tile Imports Pty Ltd (Cray).

Colin Radford is the new chief executive of WorkSafe Victoria, replacing Clare Amies. He is currently the CEO of the Victorian Managed Insurance Authority, and has previously served in senior executive roles at WorkSafe and the Transport Accident Commission. Meanwhile, John Merritt has been appointed as chair of WorkSafe’s board, with Elizabeth Lukin and Julie Warren named as board directors. Merritt is currently non-executive director of the Transport Accident Commission and principal of Aeon Advisory Pty Ltd — an advisory company to boards, ministers and chief executives. He has previously held leadership roles at VicRoads and the Environment Protection Authority.

Comcare CEO Sue Weston has been appointed as a part-time member of the Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Commission (MRCC) for a five-year term. The role involves providing rehabilitation, compensation and other benefits to current and former members of the Australian Defence Force and their dependants.

The lawlist governing unfair dismissal allegations and labour dispute contretemps in the Fair Work Commission includes the following names: Western Health (Le), N W & L M Triggs C/ Bullant Brewery (Glover), The University of Melbourne (Pilbrow), Northvic Parcels Pty Ltd (McLennan), John Holland Group Pty Ltd (Jenkins), Kingston Ya Capital Pty Ltd as trustee for Kingston Ya Capital Trust (Haddow), The Roman Catholic Trust Corporation for the Diocese of Cairns (Davi), Western Bakeries Pty Ltd (Holden), Express Timber & Dunnage Pty Ltd (Strong), Softwoods Timberyards Pty Ltd (Murphy), Cobham Aviation Services Pty Ltd (Hill), Samaritans Foundation (McClymont), Cater Care (Hooshmand), Northcott Supported Living (Byatt), The Australian Golf Club Limited (Imtoual), Eureka Operations (Sindha), Nick Scali Limited (Wenden), Dave Does Lawns (Katthagen), Western Australian Shed Commercial Pty Ltd (Harby), Diversified Services (Anslow), Horizon Power (Chidukwani), Broadpsectrum Australia Pty Ltd (Kolvik), Chandler Macleod Group Limited & National Disability Insurance Scheme Launch Transition Agency (Milton), Cafe Burrata (Pradhan), Commissioner for Public Employment (Northern Territory), The Trustee for Greensill and Company Trust (Matthews), Stefan Hair Fashions (Baker), PH & CH Beattie Investments Pty Ltd (Pope), Glencore (Pritchard), Burdett Property Holdings Pty Ltd as Trustee for the Burett Property Trust (Warnes), Taxi Council of South Australia (Glaister), Anytime Fitness (Wilson), Krav Maga Defence Institute Pty Ltd (Markovitch), Westpac Banking Corporation (Ord), Ausgroup (Mclennan), Newmonth Goldcorp Australia (English), Ambos P/L a/t/f Threlfall Family Trust (Tetley), HSE Mining Pty Ltd (Gasser), Hanicourt Transport Pty Ltd (Hill), Little Real Estate Pty Ltd (Riley), Couran Cove Maintenance Pty Ltd (Woods), Distinctive Tile Imports Pty Ltd (Cray) and Orica Australia Pty Ltd (Murphy).

The applicants for a labour related hearing in the Fair Work Commission form a very short queue: Port Macquarie Golf Club (Joyce), CDA Louk Pty Ltd (Miah), Beijing Capital Airlines Co Limited (Shan), Cricks Tweed (Pears), Ducker Edmiston Pty Ltd (Lawson), The Wolf and I (James Hospitality Investments) (Sternberg), Monash Health (Sullivan), Happy Tint Pty Ltd (Camm), Broadspectrum (Australia) Pty Ltd (Diggins), Selective Smash Repairs P/L (Parente), DICE (Aust) Pty Ltd (Gordon), Safe Places Community Services Limited (Watson), Sumont Pty Ltd (Hohns), Elephants Foot Waste Compactors (Smith), Access Community Services Limited (Townsend), Marble Specialists Pty Ltd (Fisher) and Majestic Hotels (Gordon).

The lawlist for hearing in the Fair Work Commission is: Mourya Bowling and Recreation Club Ltd (Paull), OM Mahalaxmii Pty Ltd (Garthon), Beijing Capital Airlines Co Limited (Shan), Lifestyle Homes Accounts (ACT) Pty Ltd (Mcnamara), Faithfull Petroleum Transport Pty Ltd (Robinson), Salvation Army (Jonhson), Reid Cycles (Blackman), Toas NSW Pty Ltd (Gluzman), Stockdale Personnel Pty Ltd (Vic) & Farrell and Others (Inguanti), Pybar Mining Services Pty Ltd (Hudson), Thorn Group Pty Ltd (Matthews), Murri Watch Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Corporation (Doctor), Carnbrea & Co Limited (Kelly), Airlinx Heating and Cooling Supply Pty Ltd (Gamar), Hodges Caulfield (Kominakis), Feros Care (Vanderham), Sun Engineering (Wilson), Gilmour Space Technologies Pty Ltd (Bury), University of the Sunshine Coast (Kimlin), SA Insulation Pty Ltd (Przytula), Stamford Grand Adelaide Pty Ltd (Lewis), Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (Evans) and Glenelg Golf Club Inc (Ujigaeva).