With the world in the grip of the coronavirus pandemic and media covering the developing crisis, here are some useful resources.
Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma
A project of the Columbia Journalism School, the Dart Centre for Journalism and Trauma has collated a range of resources for journalists covering the coronavirus crisis.
Committee to Protect Journalists
From staying safe in the field to psychological wellbeing, the Committee to Protect Journalists offers advice on covering the coronavirus pandemic.
At this stage in the health emergency, MEAA’s message to all members is one of harm minimisation: protecting the health of those working in our industries; and helping rather than penalising those impacted by the virus.
Fair Work Ombudsman
If you’ve got a question about workplace entitlements, the Fair Work Ombudsman works with employees, employers and the community to encourage compliance with Australia’s workplace laws.
If you have been stood down or have ceased receiving shifts, the Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance has drawn together information about accessing Centrelink payments.