Construction workers forced their way onto a construction site to reclaim their tools after a decision by a construction firm to lock the gates of all its projects.
The company decided to shut down its sites on Sunday night. The decision left hundreds of subcontractors in limbo and wondering whether they would be paid for work done.
The company asked the workers to email a list of their tools and they would make arrangements for them to go and collect however workers became frustrated when they didn’t hear back from the company. They then decided to storm the site, pushing down fences and past security guards who tried to stop them from taking their tools. Read more at https://www.perthnow.com.au/business/construction/cooper-and-oxley-tradies-storm-perth-construction-site-to-reclaim-tools-ng-b88736130z