The Newcastle Herald's editorial opinion, Thursday, April 23, 2020: Safety a never-ending struggle in building industry

Ian Kirkwood
Updated April 23 2020 - 4:06pm, first published 12:30am
Makeshift props on a commercial site. Picture: CFMEU
Makeshift props on a commercial site. Picture: CFMEU

IF there is one organisation that is eternally in the sights of conservative governments, it's the construction division of the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union.

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Ian Kirkwood

Ian Kirkwood


Reporting journalist at the Newcastle Herald since 1987. Editorial writer, general reporter, industrial relations, industry and coal.

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