While the new laws will initially only cover the building and construction sector, the ramifications could be more widespread – HC investigates.
HC speaks to a leading employment lawyer about best practice for managing employees with mental illnesses.
Most employers know the definition of 'bullying behaviour' is hazy at best. Michael Michalandos outlines exactly where this confusion lies and what employers need to be wary of.
Following the reinstatement of five NRL players involved in cocaine abuse allegations, legal expert Andrew Farr offers advice for employers in similar predicaments.
The Australian Taxation Office has been involved in a long legal battle after an employee sustained injuries from changes made to her work station by casual employees.
A nationwide fast-food chain has been slapped with a heavy fine after appearing in court last week and being found to have failed in managing staff health and safety.
A court has awarded costs to a public servant who claimed her need for breast reduction surgery was sparked by her work environment.
The prime minister has suggested that changes to the penalty rates system could be on the horizon.