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Australian Nursing Federation Victorian Branch campaign badge

From the Collection of Australian Nursing & Midwifery Federation Level 1 535 Elizabeth St Melbourne Victoria

Description
Circular green and red plastic badge. Silver metal, plastic-coated, with safety pin fastener adhered to back.

Badge printed with 'EMERGENCY NURSES', 'Fighting For Your Life' and 'Australian Nursing Federation Victorian Branch'.
Object Registration
B029
Keywords
nursing, emergency department, hospital, accident and emergency, nurses, emergency nurses, badges, buttons, pins, trade unions, labour history, patient care, australian nursing federation, victoria
Historical information
Button distributed to and worn by Australian Nursing Federation (ANF) members working in emergency departments.

The Royal Australian Nursing Federation became the Australian Nursing Federation (ANF) in 1989, and then became the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation in 2013, suggesting this badge is from the 1990s or early 2000s.
When Made
[1990s-2000s?]
Last updated
11 Apr 2019 at 2:03PM