Councillor claims UHSC is an unsafe work environment

March 6, 2023 10:52 am in by


A call has been made for Upper Hunter Shire Mayor Maurice Collison to act immediately to provide a safe working environment for one of his councillors.

Councillor Elizabeth Flaherty is refusing to deal with General Manager Greg McDonald after lodging a bullying claim against him last year.

As late as last week the mayor wrote to the councillor to tell her she must still deal with the GM despite this.

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Councillor Flaherty said the mayor’s attitude towards her workplace safety issues is very concerning.

Image: Supplied by Elizabeth Flaherty