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You should join the SDA because the SDA can give help and guidance. It’s like insurance for your job. Peace of mind with the SDA.  


It's the protection of your job, it makes sense to be protected  


When people join together and be part of the union we are helping each other have support and rules for work, I dont want to be the one standing alone!  


The SDA is always working at getting the best and safest conditions for you and if something goes wrong they are there for you.  


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Myer boss out of touch on penalty rates. Workers are aghast at Myer boss Richard Umbers’ claims that a whole generation of workers don’t care about penalty rates. At an event yesterday, the Chief Executive of the retailer claimed that “millennials” find penalty rates &ldqu ...

2nd December 2015
OHS Notice

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23rd November 2015
Amendment to Rules

Notice to members – Amendment to Rules Members are advised that in accordance with Rule 30 of the Rules of the Shop, Distributive and Allied Employees’ Association, Western Australian Branch (Rules), the Committee of Management have approved an amendment to Rule 22 of the Rules. The Sec ...

26th October 2015
OPINION by Peter O’Keeffe

Despite my best efforts, I have yet to meet the Commerce Minister Michael Mischin.  As such, I am ill-equipped to make any direct comment about his capacity or demeanor.  A perusal of his CV, which includes impressive academic qualifications and some challenging and high-ranking jobs, su ...

Retail workers have faced major disruptions to their home lives over the last few years, with extensions of weeknight trading to 9pm in 2010, and the introduction of Sunday trading in 2012.  Now, having been led to believe that there were no further changes to be made prior to the 2017 election ...

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  The information below was originally written by Luke Henriques-Gomes and published by the Gu ...
  Media statement | 24 March 2020   Not good enough - retail workers and shops going to ...
Notice to members – Amendment to Rules Members are advised that in accordance with Rule 30 of ...
Testimonials

You should join the SDA because the SDA can give help and guidance. It’s like insurance for your job. Peace of mind with the SDA.  


It's the protection of your job, it makes sense to be protected  


When people join together and be part of the union we are helping each other have support and rules for work, I dont want to be the one standing alone!  


The SDA is always working at getting the best and safest conditions for you and if something goes wrong they are there for you.  



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