Know your rights: Living away from home

February 4, 2016 #MEAAEquity

Performing away from home? You should be receiving a living away from home allowance.

Safety concerns for cast and crew working on Bollywood film

February 4, 2016 #MEAACrew #MEAAECS #MEAAEquity

MEAA is concerned for the safety of cast and crew working on the Indian production Sardaarji Returns currently being filmed in NSW, after complaints about allegedly unsafe practices on set and other potential breaches of Australian workplace laws.

Ten top tips – Breaking down a script

February 3, 2016 #MEAAEquity

Andrea Moor shares her tips for breaking down a script.

Asio’s section 35P powers to be redrafted

February 2, 2016 #MEAAMedia #pressfreedom
Journalists still face up to 10 years jail but recommendations for amendments to the controversial section 35P of the Asio Act have been accepted by the Turnbull Government.

Have your say on penalty rates

February 1, 2016 #MEAACrew #MEAAECS

The Fair Work Commission is currently deciding whether or not to protect penalty rates.