Nurses threaten strike action as hospital work bans continue - video

Katherine Fenech, Perth Ten, September 30, 2010 Workplace hostility in WA's hospitals has stepped up overnight, with nurses threatening to strike at the same time as 8000 support staff continue work bans that are compromising hygiene and sterilisation services. The state government will this morning resume its bid to have the Industrial Relations Commission put an end to the work bans. Talks between the government, Liquor, Hospitality and Miscellaneous Union and the Health Department stretched into the night after the union instituted the bans over stalled pay negotiations. The hearing was adjourned after five hours ... Nurses