Two months ago APA Qld made submissions on behalf of members in the Senate Inquiry into the role of Commonwealth, state and territory Governments in addressing the high rates of mental health conditions experienced by first responders, emergency service workers and volunteers. At that time, United Voice made comments to the effect that APA Qld was “sensationalising or over-stating”. QAS made it clear that its position was that APA Qld’s submissions were unrealistic and inaccurate. A joint project between the Ambulance Employees Association and Griffith University has exposed more evidence that supports what members have been communicating to us and we have been speaking out about. We will continue to speak out about this serious issue.Read More
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Legal Advice & Representation
APA QLD members have access to the State Liaison Officer and our Industrial Advisor. APA QLD can also provide access to multiple Legal Firms
when the need is required.
APA QLD exists to support our members. From lobbying the QLD State Government concerning ambulance issues, to engaging the media to raise awareness of issues facing our members.
Helping members to lodge grievances, attending meetings members have with management as a support person, and generally giving guidance in
dealing with problems.