The rise of the 'gig' economy brings with it some key legal considerations for employers, as Athena Koelmeyer outlines
What is your duty of care to employees who are travelling for work?
Following a $12,500 fine to a construction industry employer, a court has warned that eliminating bullying is a duty of care under common law.
Sacking an employee for breaking safety policies could backfire on employers, warns a leading health and safety lawyer.
A security guard has lost a million dollar damages claim against his employer, even though they breached their non-delegable duty of care.
An employment lawyer outlines the lessons to be learned from a case that saw an abusive and intoxicated employee win an unfair dismissal claim.
The Fair Work Commission has concluded that a young employee’s dismissal was harsh, unjust, and unreasonable
HRD looks at how HR can leverage people analytics to make data-driven decisions
The Fair Work Commission has slammed an employer for treating a female employee in a manner 'devoid of compassion'