There are calls for tougher enforcement and penalties for employers who exploit migrant workers.
There's a call for the Government to follow Australia's lead in protecting truck drivers from fatigue.
Fifty truck drivers at Foodstuffs, the operators of supermarket chains Pak'nSave and New World, have lost their jobs.
The country's going through an unemployment crisis, according to workers' unions.
First Union workers at Fletcher Buildingâ s Crane Distribution site in Onehunga have walked off the job in a bid for higher pay.
One of the country's main unions is using Labour Day to remind workers of the threat to some of their rights.
Shareholders are happy - but there are grumbles of disappointment amongst the staff at Briscoes.
A new body being launched today is promising to take on employers who exploit migrant workers.
Fears today that the unemployment rate is pointing to recession, not recovery.
Unions representing Auckland bus drivers met with NZ Bus yesterday and today for two further days of negotiations.
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