One picketer was taken to hospital by ambulance with suspected spinal injuries following the police assault on Friday evening. Despite intimidation by police and private security, a community picket continues throughout the weekend at the Baiada factory, 17–19 Pipe Road, Laverton North. Please call the Workers Solidarity Network mobile on 0431 445 978 for further infos. To donate to the strike fund: Carboni Social Club, BSB 803226, Account no: 10077.
“What’s disgusting? Union busting! What’s outrageous? Poultry wages!”
See also : Workers at Baiada stay strong together on picket line, NUW (November 10, 2011) | Baiada Poultry ~versus~ NUW (November 10, 2011).